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Table 1 Comparisons of body mass and tibial dimensions in lean (+/+) and obese (ob/ob) mice

From: Leptin-deficient mice have altered three-dimensional growth plate histomorphometry

  Lean (+/+) Obese (ob/ob) P
Body mass at 5 weeks (g) 21.7 ± 0.64 22.1 ± 0.85 0.01
Body mass at 10 weeks (g) 23.4 ± 0.34 24.8 ± 0.95 0.01
Tibia length (mm) 17.9 ± 0.11 17.2 ± 0.61 0.02
Growth plate height (mm) 1.58 ± 0.12 0.84 ± 0.22 0.01
Chondrocyte column count 53.9 ± 8.2 43.6 ± 2.7 0.02