Table 1.

Number of Fos immunoreactive cells in NTS, AP, LPBE, and CeAL in rats infused intraduodenally with glucose with or without treatment with vehicle for devazepide

Without TreatmentVehicle for Devazepide
Mannitol GlucoseMannitol Glucose
NTS 14 ± 1104 ± 4* 17 ± 1 130 ± 3*
AP34 ± 2 116 ± 5* 27 ± 2125 ± 6*
LPBE 15 ± 2 102 ± 5*  7 ± 1 101 ± 5*
CeAL 27 ± 3216 ± 6* 30 ± 2 221 ± 6*
  • Data are presented as means ± SE of cells per section (n = 4 in each group).

  • * P < 0.05 vs. respective mannitol infusion control. NTS, nucleus of the solitary tract; AP, area postrema; LPBE, external subnucleus of the lateral parabrachial nucleus; CeAL, central nucleus of the amygdala.