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Table 1 Morphometric Data from offspring of control and diabetic mothers.

From: Cardiomyopathy in offspring of diabetic rats is associated with activation of the MAPK and apoptotic pathways

  Offspring of Moderately
Diabetic Mothers
Offspring of Severely
Diabetic Mothers
Body
Weight
(g)
Heart
Weight
(mg)
HW/BW
(mg/g)
Body
Weight
(g)
Heart
Weight
(mg)
HW/BW
(mg/g)
NB1 Control 7.0 ± 0.1 43 ± 1 6.1 ± 0.1 8.3 ± 0.1 49 ± 1 5.8 ± 0.1
NB1 ODM 7.1 ± 0.1 48 ± 1* 6.7 ± 0.1* 5.9 ± 0.2* 39 ± 2* 6.6 ± 0.2*
NB21 Control 58.6 ± 1.1 294 ± 7 5.0 ± 0.1 43.5 ± 3.2 214 ± 11 5.0 ± 0.1
NB21 ODM 55.7 ± 1.1 309 ± 6 5.6 ± 0.1* 41.9 ± 6.2 230 ± 16 5.6 ± 0.4*
  1. All values are mean ± SE; NB1 = 1 day old animals, NB21 = 21 day old animals, HW/BW – heart weight to body weight ratio, ODM – offspring of diabetic mothers. *p < 0.05 versus control by unpaired t-test.