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Table 2 Liver histology evaluated by NAFLD Activity score

From: Hepatoprotective and antioxidant activities of extracts from Salvia—Nelumbinis naturalis against nonalcoholic steatohepatitis induced by methionine- and choline-deficient diet in mice

Group Control Model SNN
Steatosis grade 0 ± 0 2.6 ± 0.52*** 0.75 ± 0.71#
Lobular inflammatory grade 0 ± 0 2.0 ± 0.76*** 0. 5 ± 0.53#
Hepatocellular balooning 0 ± 0 1.4 ± 0.92** 0. 6 ± 0.52
NAS 0 ± 0 4.8 ± 1.90*** 1.9 ± 0.79#
  1. Data are expressed as mean ± SD, n = 12 per group, ***P < 0.001, **P < 0.01 vs. control; # P < 0.05 vs. model.