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Table 1 Effects of MAK on the elevated plus-maze test

From: Antidepressant-like effects of a water-soluble extract from the culture medium of Ganoderma lucidum mycelia in rats

  Number of closed arm entries Percentage of open arm entries Percentage of time spent in open arm
Control 18.0 ± 4.4 50.2 ± 4.0 36.2 ± 7.8
MAK (0.3 g/kg) 23.0 ± 4.2 47.8 ± 5.8 34.5 ± 11.0
MAK (1 g/kg) 15.0 ± 3.5 47.8 ± 6.1 42.0 ± 13.9
Imipramine 18.8 ± 4.1 46.1 ± 6.0 41.1 ± 13.7
  1. Results are the mean ± S.E.M. The number of rats per group was: control group, n = 7; MAK (0.3 g/kg)-treated group, n = 6; MAK (1 g/kg)-treated group, n = 9; imipramine-treated group, n = 6.