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Table 1 Body weight, weight loss and systemic blood pressure in ApoE−/− mice

From: Contribution of TLR4 signaling in intermittent hypoxia-mediated atherosclerosis progression

Groups Body weight (g) Blood pressure (mmHg)
Pre-IH After-IH WL Pre-IH Pre-IH After-IH After-IH
(V0) (V1) (V0 − V1) (SBP) (DBP) (SBP) (DBP)
Sham 30.77 ± 0.47 28.94 ± 1.06 1.84 ± 0.81 116.67 ± 2.56 73.90 ± 3.81 102.89 ± 0.90 59.67 ± 1.96
IH 30.64 ± 0.31 24.57 ± 0.74* 6.06 ± 0.69* 116.47 ± 1.79 73.24 ± 1.19 129.89 ± 2.11* 81.07 ± 4.05*
IH + LV-EGFP 30.79 ± 0.28 24.39 ± 0.93* 6.40 ± 1.14* 121.90 ± 2.52 71.62 ± 2.27 123.11 ± 2.42* 76.77 ± 2.99*
IH + LV-TLR4i 31.57 ± 0.42 30.36 ± 0.55# 1.21 ± 0.38# 123.43 ± 2.89 77.47 ± 2.35 127.00 ± 2.87* 80.00 ± 2.94*
  1. Results are expressed as mean ± SEM and n = 6 per group
  2. WL weight loss, V0 pre-IH body weight, V1 after-IH body weight
  3. * p < 0.05 versus Sham group and # p < 0.05 versus IH + LV-EGFP group