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Table 5 Baroreflex sensitivity control of heart rate (BSHR) and renal nerve activity (BSRA) in conscious animals

From: High sugar intake exacerbates cardiac reperfusion injury in perinatal taurine depleted adult rats

Treatment BSHR (bpm/mm Hg) BSRA (spikes/mm Hg)
  Phenylephrine Nitroprusside Phenylephrine Nitroprusside
CW 2.40±0.02 3.66±0.02 10.56±0.57 13.75±1.05
CG 2.24±0.01* 3.27±0.25* 7.37±0.02* 13.70±0.04
TDW 1.99±0.05* 3.12±0.12* 8.79±0.58* 10.41±0.74*
TDG 1.96±0.02*,# 2.94±0.01* 6.35±0.03* 5.72±0.02*,#,£
TSW 2.89±0.04* 3.94±0.08 12.36±0.67* 14.20±0.77
TSG 2.46±0.01#,€ 3.84±0.01# 9.55±0.02#,€ 12.42±0.02
  1. Data are mean SEM (n = 10 each groups). *,#,€,£ P < 0.05 when compared to CW*, CG#,
  2. TSW, and TDW£; see text for abbreviations.