Table 2: Plasma lipids and cytokines.

Cytokine (unit)Control ( )ASP ( )

TG (mmol/L)
NEFA (mmol/L)
IL-6 (pg/mL)
IL-10 (pg/mL)
G-CSF (pg/mL)
GM-CSF (pg/mL)
KC (pg/mL)
MIP-1α (pg/mL)
TNF-α (pg/mL)
PAI-1 (ng/mL)
Leptin ( g/mL)

Plasma characteristics of mice, with/without ASP injection. Plasma lipids and cytokines were compared by -tests. Results are expressed as mean ± sem where # , * , and ** .