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Table 1 Effect of insulin-like growth factor-1 on body weight and heart weight

From: Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 (IGF-1) Reduces ischemic changes and increases circulating angiogenic factors in experimentally - induced myocardial infarction in rats

Parameters Control IGF-1 M I M I + IGF-1
Body weight (g) 275.7 ± 4.18 282.18 ± 8.15 268.88 ± 2.17 * 270.44 ± 4.12
Heart weight
(g/100 g b.wt)
0.258 ± 0.017 0.287 ± 0.012* 0.321 ± 0.019 * 0.310 ± 0.014 * ✞ ■
  1. Values are Mean ± SEM.
  2. * Indicates significant difference when compared to control group (P < 0.05)
  3. Indicates significant difference when compared to IGF-1 group (P < 0.05)
  4. Indicates significant difference when compared to M I group (P < 0.05)