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Table 3 Bone mineral density (BMD) and cortical thickness (Ct.Th) of the whole femur

From: Effects of dietary gelatin hydrolysates on bone mineral density in magnesium-deficient rats

  Normal MgD FGH PGH
BMD (mg/cm3) 656 ± 3a 629 ± 5b 649 ± 7a, b 633 ± 6b
Cortical BMD (mg/cm3) 1058 ± 4a 1062 ± 4a, b 1073 ± 4b 1070 ± 2a, b
Trabecular BMD (mg/cm3) 393 ± 3a 358 ± 5c 375 ± 4b 361 ± 5b, c
Ct.Th (μm) 415 ± 2a 423 ± 4a, b 433 ± 6b 433 ± 4b
  1. Values are presented as mean ± SE. Values with different superscript letters within rows are significantly different (p < 0.05)