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Table 1 Body and tissue weights from control rats and rats trained with lengthening contractions

From: Effects of repeated lengthening contractions on skeletal muscle adaptations in female rats

  Control Training
Body wt (g) 271 ± 3 266 ± 3
Adrenal wt (mg) 62 ± 1 72 ± 3*
  Control Training
Right hindlimb Left hindlimb Right hindlimb Left hindlimb
Soleus wt (mg) 134 ± 3 130 ± 3 137 ± 2 116 ± 3*
Plantaris wt (mg) 377 ± 6 366 ± 10 375 ± 7 370 ± 7
Gastrocnemius wt (mg) 1,671 ± 23 1,691 ± 48 1,692 ± 29 1,627 ± 30
  1. *P < 0.05 (significant difference between control and trained rats, Student’s t test)