Table 3.

Changes in serum biomarkers (N = 39)a

BaselineChangePb
Leptin, ng/mL31.76 ± 19.99−0.38 ± 9.110.870
Adiponectin, ng/mL9,103.1 ± 7137−167.6 ± 26650.795
IGF-I, ng/mL61.34 ± 31.455.34 ± 16.590.005
IGFBP-3, ng/mL1,902 ± 73939.8 ± 371.50.349
IGF-I/IGFBP-30.031 ± 0.0090.002 ± 0.0090.020
TGF-β1, pg/mL38,799 ± 10,492−1,134.4 ± 51280.153
IL-6, pg/mL2.10 ± 2.26−0.18 ± 1.040.089
  • aMedian ± IQR.

  • bDerived from signed rank test.