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Table 2 Muscle glycogen and substrate oxidation.

From: Initiating aerobic exercise with low glycogen content reduces markers of myogenesis but not mTORC1 signaling

  Group Steady-state cycle ergometry
PRE DURING POST
Glycogen (µmol/kg dry muscle wt) LOW 217 ± 103+ 137 ± 131+
AD 396 ± 70 229 ± 94
Carbohydrate oxidation (g/min) LOW 0.04 ± 0.03+ 1.59 ± 0.40+
AD 0.12 ± 0.02 2.03 ± 0.36
Fat oxidation (g/min) LOW 0.12 ± 0.02+ 0.55 ± 0.10+
AD 0.09 ± 0.02 0.38 ± 0.13
  1. Values mean ± SD, n = 11
  2. +LOW different than AD; P < 0.05. POST different than PRE; P < 0.05