Table 2

Effects of DAG on lipid and glucose metabolism

fasting serum lipids [20,21,22]


↓ triglyceride

↑ high-density lipoprotein cholesterol

↓ total cholesterol

↓ low-density lipoprotein cholesterol


postprandial serum lipids [15,16,17]


↓ triglyceride

↓ remnant-like lipoprotein particle triglyceride

↓ remnant-like lipoprotein particle cholesterol

↓ chylomicron triglyceride


glucose metabolism [19]


↓ hemoglobin A1c


Yanai et al. Nutrition Journal 2007 6:43   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-6-43

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