Table 3: Fasting blood sugar, serum insulin level, and ISI on 60th day (, ).

TreatmentFasting blood sugar (mmol/L)Insulin (mU/L)ISIHOMA-

Blank control4.7 ± 0.420.67 ± 7.29−4.6 ± 0.3344.5 ± 28.4
Experimental control4.9 ± 0.425.54 ± 5.36−4.8 ± 0.2364.9 ± 30.1
Radiation5.2 ± 0.633.17 ± 5.96ab−5.1 ± 0.2ab390.2 ± 21.9ab
VE deficiency5.1 ± 0.628.71 ± 2.78ab−5.0 ± 0.2ab358.9 ± 25.3ab
VE deficiency/radiation5.4 ± 0.743.74 ± 5.81abcd−5.5 ± 0.2abcd460.4 ± 31.7abcd

aP < 0.05 versus blank control, bP < 0.05 versus experimental control, cP < 0.05 versus VE deficiency, and dP < 0.05 versus radiation.