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From: Antibiotic affects the gut microbiota composition and expression of genes related to lipid metabolism and myofiber types in skeletal muscle of piglets

Fig. 3

Serum metabolites level and intramuscular fat content after antibiotic exposure. a-g. Serum lipid profile and glucose level at the end of the experiment determined by spectrophotometry. h. Intramuscular fat content in longissimus muscle measured by Soxhlet extraction. HDL, high density lipoprotein; LDL, low density lipoprotein; NEFA, non-esterified fatty acid; VLDL, very-low density lipoprotein. *P < 0.05, ** P < 0.01. n = 9 for each group

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