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Table 1 Physiologic and biochemical parameters in FLS and DS mice at 19 weeks of age

From: The FLS (Fatty liver Shionogi) mouse reveals local expressions of lipocalin-2, CXCL1 and CXCL9 in the liver with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis

Variable FLS DS Pvalue
Food intake (g/day) 4.0 ±0.1 4.1 ±0.1 NS
Body weight (g) 33.0 ±6.2 45.4 ±3.7 <0.001
Tissue weights      
  Liver (g) 1.65 ±0.44 1.85 ±0.33 NS
  Liver (g)/BW(g) × 100 4.96 ±0.75 4.06 ±0.53 <0.01
Serum      
  AST (IU/L) 77 ±20 51 ±18 NS
  ALT (IU/L) 84 ±50 23 ±3 <0.05
  T-Cholesterol (mg/dL) 110 ±5 107 ±14 NS
  Triacylglycerol (mg/dL) 103 ±42 85 ±32 NS
  1. Abbreviations: AST aspartate aminotransferase, ALT alanine aminotransferase, NS not significant.
  2. Mean ± SD. (n = 3 to 9)
  3. Mann–Whitney U-test for comparisons between groups.