Table 1.

Body weights and serum CORT levels

GroupsExp. 1: IBO, body weight gain in 21 d (g)Exp. 2: Golgi, body weight gain in 21 d (g)Exp. 2: serum CORT levels (μg/dl) ∼40 min after sesame oil injection (s.c.)
VV109.0 ± 4.9a84.3 ± 6.9a0.87 ± 0.40a
VP99.7 ± 6.9b104.4 ± 9.8a9.54 ± 2.00b
CV56.6 ± 6.5c39.7 ± 3.9b1.08 ± 0.36a
CP47.5 ± 5.4c24.8 ± 7.4b2.35 ± 1.97a
  • For each experiment (Exp.; within a column), different letters next to the mean value indicate statistically significant differences.