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Table 1 Results of the effect of RA-3 on fasting blood glucose levels of the STZ-induced type 1 diabetic rats

From: A Lanosteryl triterpene from Protorhus longifolia augments insulin signaling in type 1 diabetic rats

Group Baseline (mmol/L) Blood glucose levels Day 28 (mmol/L) ∆Blood glucose levels (%)
Non-diabetic control 4.2 ± 0.22 4.3 ± 0.04  
Diabetic control 14.0 ± 0.58**** 27.0 ± 1.14****  
Diabetic + RA-3 13.3 ± 0.58**** 4.4 ± 0.44#### 67
Diabetic + metformin 13.8 ± 0.40**** 4.3 ± 0.44#### 69
  1. Results are expressed as the mean ± SEM, n = 5. **** p ≤ 0.0001 versus non-diabetic control, #### p ≤ 0.0001 versus diabetic control