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Table 2 Evaluation of cardiac parameters by Doppler echography

From: Nature of fatty acids in high fat diets differentially delineates obesity-linked metabolic syndrome components in male and female C57BL/6J mice

Sex groups Diet groups E/A ratio ± SEM LV mass (mg) ± SEM Inter-ventricular septum (mm) ± SEM LV posterior wall (mm) ± SEM
Male mice SD 1.39 ± 0.15 109.8 ± 2.6 0.72 ± 0.01 0.76 ± 0.02
  VD 2.27 ± 0.14*** 135.7 ± 7.5 ** 0.83 ± 0.03 ** 0.85 ± 0.02 **
  AD 2.20 ± 0.08*** 129.8 ± 6.2 ** 0.89 ± 0.02 *** 0.84 ± 0.01 *
Female mice SD 1.56 ± 0.05 101.1 ± 2.7 0.77 ± 0.01 0.70 ± 0.02
  VD 1.62 ± 0.08 118.7 ± 5.0 * 0.86 ± 0.03 ** 0.78 ± 0.02 *
  AD 3.01 ± 0.45***### 115.7 ± 3.6 * 0.85 ± 0.03 * 0.79 ± 0.01 **
  1. The early wave (E) and the late wave (A) of the mitral flow. LV mass was calculated by the measurement of the inter-ventricular septum, posterior wall thicknesses, and the tele-diastolic diameter. * P < 0.05, ** P < 0.01, *** P < 0.001 vs. SD; ### P < 0.001 vs. VD.