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Table 3 One-Wk fetal insulin infusion

From: Changes in fetal mannose and other carbohydrates induced by a maternal insulin infusion in pregnant sheep

Measurement d0 d4 d7
Fetal plasma arterial insulin, ng/mL 0.26 ± 0.03 0.92 ± 0.20** 0.92 ± 0.10**
Fetal plasma arterial carbohydrates, μmol/L
 Glucose 1,338 ± 96 998 ± 76 1,201 ± 79
 Mannose 33.9 ± 2.1 18.9 ± 2.4** 16.8 ± 2.1**
 Inositol 838.2 ± 165.2 703.1 ± 144.3 673.3 ± 85.0
 Sorbitol 163.4 ± 62.7 134.2 ± 76.1 82.5 ± 27.1
 Fructose 5,751 ± 884 3,214 ± 673** 2,658 ± 538**
 Erythritol 402.1 ± 38.2 356.5 ± 32.2* 330.3 ± 32.0**
 Arabinol 193.9 ± 24.1 176.5 ± 28.4 178.3 ± 23.8
 Ribitol 153.1 ± 21.4 148.9 ± 22.0 133.9 ± 17.1
 Mannitol 69.4 ± 5.8 64.5 ± 10.0 60.1 ± 8.8
  1. Values are means ± SEM. *, ** refer to significant differences from d0; P < 0.05, 0.01, respectively, by ANOVA. n = 6.