TABLE 2

Effect of RYGB fecal microbiota intervention and C. butyricum administration on bone turnover markers

All values are expressed as means ± S.D. (n = 6).

TestsSham DRYGB DRYGB D + C.B
CTX-I (pg/ml)2250 ± 835098 ± 452####2492 ± 208****
OCN (pg/ml)1405.41 ± 78.751103.63 ± 170.22#1686.99 ± 84.20**
  • #P < 0.05; ##P < 0.01; ###P < 0.001; ####P < 0.0001, compared with Sham D group. *P < 0.05; **P < 0.01; ***P < 0.001; ****P < 0.0001, compared with RYGB D group.