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Table 2 Results of muscle and liver glycogen measurements

From: Diurnal variations in muscle and liver glycogen differ depending on the timing of exercise

  Day 1 Day 2
20:00 6:00 8:00 12:00 15:00 17:00
Muscle glycogen (mM)
 Morning 86 ± 7 88 ± 7 59 ± 7** 65 ± 6** 73 ± 5** 80 ± 6
 Afternoon 90 ± 6 93 ± 6 87 ± 6 90 ± 7 97 ± 7 72 ± 7
Liver glycogen (mM)
 Morning 245 ± 20 185 ± 14 130 ± 16** 169 ± 18* 202 ± 18** 213 ± 20
 Afternoon 239 ± 15 193 ± 17 187 ± 14 206 ± 14 266 ± 21 207 ± 20
  1. Values are shown as mean ± standard errors. *P < 0.05, **P < 0.01 vs afternoon trial