Journal of Diabetes Research / 2013 / Article / Fig 5

Research Article

A Novel Rat Model of Type 2 Diabetes: The Zucker Fatty Diabetes Mellitus ZFDM Rat

Figure 5

Longitudinal phenotypic characterization of the ZF strain. (a) Body weight, (b) nonfasting blood glucose level, and (c) nonfasting plasma insulin level of fa/fa ( ) and ( ) male rats in the ZF strain. Welch’s t test was used for comparisons between fa/fa and rats.