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Table 1 Concentrations of cerebral metabolites (mmol/kg wet tissue weight) in the hippocampus, occipital cortex and cerebellum of control 0.5 hr rats measured by ex vivo 1 H NMR spectroscopy

From: Ex vivo 1H nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy reveals systematic alterations in cerebral metabolites as the key pathogenetic mechanism of bilirubin encephalopathy

Metabolites Integral (ppm) Hippocampus Occipital cortex Cerebellum
Lac δ1.31-1.34 7.73 ± 0.95 9.70 ± 2.18 5.37 ± 0.74
Suc δ2.39-2.41 5.53 ± 0.51 7.73 ± 0.79 5.50 ± 0.24
Ala δ1.46-1.49 1.39 ± 0.16 1.91 ± 0.30 1.09 ± 0.12
Glu δ2.33-2.38 8.75 ± 0.71 11.89 ± 1.53 5.76 ± 0.42
GABA δ2.27-2.31 3.30 ± 0.23 3.97 ± 0.55 1.96 ± 0.17
Gly δ3.54-3.56 1.13 ± 0.09 1.54 ± 0.13 0.80 ± 0.14
Asp δ2.80-2.82 1.95 ± 0.20 3.08 ± 0.21 1.30 ± 0.15
Gln δ2.45-2.50 1.01 ± 0.08 1.37 ± 0.10 0.72 ± 0.13
NAA δ2.01-2.02 3.24 ± 0.23 4.65 ± 0.53 2.05 ± 0.15
mI δ3.60-3.64 4.65 ± 0.26 6.82 ± 0.84 5.17 ± 0.26
Tau δ3.40-3.44 14.29 ± 1.11 21.84 ± 2.27 8.55 ± 0.49