Table 2.

Plasma lactate levels and calculated cerebral lactate uptake

Animal numberPlasma lactate level (mmol/L)Calculated cerebral lactate uptake (K1* lac; μmol · g−1 · min−1
BaselineStimulationBaselineStimulation
122.20.1620.200
222.90.1700.322
322.10.1940.212
41.71.60.1460.192
51.51.50.1670.192
Mean1.842.060.170.22
SD0.20.60.020.06
  • lac, Plasma lactate level.