Table 2

Final clinical characteristics (mean ± standard deviation)

Paleolithic group (n = 11)

Cereal group (n = 12)

P


Weight (kg)

129 ± 16

166 ± 28

0.0009

Length (cm)

159 ± 6

170 ± 9

0.003

Subcutaneous fat (cm)

1.9 ± 0.4

3.3 ± 0.9

0.0003

Body temperature (°C)

37.7 ± 1.5

37.6 ± 0.5

0.8

CRP (μg/mL)1

4.0

21.7

0.0007

Systolic Blood Pressure (mm Hg)

140 ± 18

150 ± 9

0.12

Diastolic Blood Pressure (mm Hg)

108 ± 12

123 ± 12

0.007


1 geometric mean, t-test on logarithmic CRP. Final clinical characteristics in pigs fed paleolithic or cereal diet from 2 to 17 months of age.

Jönsson et al. Nutrition & Metabolism 2006 3:39   doi:10.1186/1743-7075-3-39

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