Parameter   Effect of time Effect of Diet Time-Diet interaction
Body weight F calculated 40.009 21.787 82.848
P-value P<0.001 P<0.001 P<0.001
Food intake F calculated 276.893 15.070 43.765
P-value P<0.001 P<0.001 P<0.001
Fasting glucose F calculated 110.359 807.884 133.355
P-value P<0.001 P<0.001 P<0.001
2hr. glucose F calculated 959.571 5752.604 1165.918
P-value P<0.001 P<0.001 P<0.001
Fasting insulin F calculated 72.777 36.086 49.719
P-value P<0.001 P<0.001 P<0.001
2hr. insulin F calculated 152.254 116.904 155.971
P-value P<0.001 P<0.001 P<0.001
P<0.001 shows significant effect at α=0.001
Table 2(b): Two-way ANOVA to test the effect of time (gestational period), diet and their interaction on body weight, food intake, and serum glucose and insulin levels of
female rats.