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Table 2 Right femur weights of sham-operated and OVX mice

From: Anti-osteoporotic effects of mixed compositions of extracellular polymers isolated from Aureobasidium pullulans and Textoria morbifera in ovariectomized mice

Items
Groups
Absolute weight (g) Relative weight (% of body weight)
Wet Dry Ash Wet Dry Ash
Controls
 Sham 0.094 ± 0.006 0.067 ± 0.004 0.049 ± 0.003 0.300 ± 0.030 0.214 ± 0.016 0.157 ± 0.012
 OVX 0.091 ± 0.006 0.047 ± 0.003a 0.027 ± 0.002a 0.243 ± 0.017a 0.126 ± 0.012a 0.071 ± 0.007a
RES 2.5 mg/kg 0.098 ± 0.007 0.066 ± 0.004c 0.046 ± 0.003bc 0.274 ± 0.022bc 0.185 ± 0.019ac 0.128 ± 0.012ac
EAP 200 mg/kg 0.093 ± 0.006 0.058 ± 0.005ac 0.034 ± 0.003ac 0.266 ± 0.008ad 0.164 ± 0.007ac 0.097 ± 0.005ac
TM 200 mg/kg 0.094 ± 0.007 0.058 ± 0.005ac 0.035 ± 0.003ac 0.269 ± 0.026bd 0.166 ± 0.013ac 0.100 ± 0.008ac
Mixed formula - EAP:TM (200 mg/kg)
 1:1 0.094 ± 0.007 0.056 ± 0.005ac 0.035 ± 0.003ac 0.272 ± 0.029bd 0.163 ± 0.019ac 0.102 ± 0.011ac
 1:3 0.095 ± 0.009 0.058 ± 0.005ac 0.035 ± 0.004ac 0.270 ± 0.024bd 0.165 ± 0.015ac 0.100 ± 0.012ac
 1:5 0.093 ± 0.007 0.057 ± 0.004ac 0.034 ± 0.003ac 0.270 ± 0.026bd 0.166 ± 0.025ac 0.100 ± 0.014ac
 1:7 0.094 ± 0.004 0.056 ± 0.002ac 0.034 ± 0.001ac 0.272 ± 0.027bd 0.162 ± 0.015ac 0.098 ± 0.009ac
 1:9 0.096 ± 0.008 0.058 ± 0.005ac 0.035 ± 0.002ac 0.272 ± 0.025bd 0.165 ± 0.018ac 0.100 ± 0.009ac
 3:1 0.098 ± 0.009 0.065 ± 0.003cef 0.044 ± 0.004cef 0.300 ± 0.027ceg 0.200 ± 0.017cef 0.134 ± 0.011acef
 5:1 0.095 ± 0.008 0.056 ± 0.005ac 0.036 ± 0.004ac 0.272 ± 0.021bd 0.169 ± 0.014ac 0.103 ± 0.016ac
 7:1 0.094 ± 0.009 0.058 ± 0.005ac 0.035 ± 0.003ac 0.268 ± 0.017ad 0.166 ± 0.010ac 0.100 ± 0.006ac
 9:1 0.095 ± 0.005 0.060 ± 0.005ac 0.035 ± 0.003ac 0.271 ± 0.022bd 0.171 ± 0.012ac 0.100 ± 0.007ac
  1. OVX Bilateral ovariectomy, RES Risedronate sodium, EAP Exopolymers purified from A. pullulans SM2001, TM T. morbifera leaf extracts, (EAP:TM) Mixed formula consisted of EAP and TM (g/g)
  2. Values are expressed mean ± S.D. of eight mice
  3. ap < 0.01 and bp < 0.05 as compared with sham control by LSD test
  4. ep < 0.01 as compared with EAP single formula treated mice by LSD test
  5. cp < 0.01 and dp < 0.05 as compared with OVX control by LSD test
  6. fp < 0.01 and gp < 0.05 as compared with TM single formula treated mice by LSD test