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Table 2 Comparison of laboratory data between control and obese groups

From: Serum neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin in obese adolescents

Parameter Control Obese
Glucose (mg/dl) 90.53 ± 6.18 95.30 ± 8.23
Insulin (μIU/ml) 5.01 ± 0.20 11.37 ± 0.89a
HOMA-IR 0.89 ± 0.021 4.973 ± 0.29a
AST(U/L) 24.62 ± 2.12 25.19 ± 3.22
ALT(U/L) 14.06 ± 0. 84 22.23 ± 1.51a
HDL-cholesterol (mg/dl) 49.00 ± 4.35 46.75 ± 5.41
Triglycerides (mg/dl) 80.35 ± 1.63 123.49 ± 3.79a
Total cholesterol (mg/dl) 160.13 ± 8.82 174.66 ± 11.93a
LDL-cholesterol (mg/dl) 98.56 ± 5.74 103.37 ± 4.65
C-reactive protein (ng/ml) 1320 ± 29.2 3319 ± 84.9a
NGAL (ng/ml) 74.02 ± 4.78 324.98 ± 12.3b
  1. All data are presented as mean ± SE
  2. aSignificant versus control group at P < 0.05
  3. bSignificant versus control group at P < 0.01