Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism / 2010 / Article / Tab 8

Clinical Study

Effects of Growth Hormone and Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 on Postoperative Muscle and Substrate Metabolism

Table 8

Ribosome and polyribosome concentrations (OD/mg DNA) in skeletal muscle.

D0D3

Tot ribControl39.4 (35.1–48.5)35.4 (30.7–43.4)
GH39.3 (33.2–46.7)36.7 (30.8–38.8)
GH-IGF-138.0 (34.1–38.8)36.8 (33.6–44.8)

Poly ribControl18.7 (14.6–21.6)15.1 (12.8–19.7)*
GH20.9 (19.8–21.6)15.0 (11.6–17.1)*
GH-IGF-116.8 (16.3–18.2)15.7 (14.9–20.5)

*indicates a postoperative difference within the groups ( 𝑃 < . 0 5 ) as compared to D0. Values are given as median and quartiles.