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Table 2 Locomotor activity of the animals

From: Long-term ω-3 fatty acid supplementation induces anti-stress effects and improves learning in rats

Groups Subjects Total distance traveled (m) Average speed (m) Time spent in center of open field (sec)
Unstressed groups     
  Control 9 23.1 ± 3.1 0.07 ± 0.01 19.0 ± 3.04
  Vehicle 9 20.3 ± 1.8 0.07 ± 0.01 26.5 ± 2.88
  ω-3 9 24.1 ± 3.4 0.08 ± 0.01 16.0 ± 1.53
Stressed groups     
  Control 9 22.6 ± 3.6 0.07 ± 0.01 9.00 ± 2.22
  Vehicle 9 18.4 ± 1.3 0.06 ± 0.004 16.8 ± 2.01
  ω-3 9 21.2 ± 1.9 0.07 ± 0.01 16.3 ± 4.48
  1. For each experiment shows the means value ± SEM.