Skip to main content

Table 3 Effect of the acute administration of saline (1 ml/kg) or Fr-BuVt (2000 mg/kg) on organs and body weight of male Swiss mice

From: Vochysia tucanorum Mart. butanol fraction presents antitumoral activity in vivo and prevents the installation of cachexia in solid Ehrlich tumor model

  CTL EXT
Spleen (g/kg) 4.39 ± 0.18 4.01 ± 0.15
Heart (g/kg) 4.82 ± 0.11 4.72 ± 0.14
Liver (g/kg) 51.55 ± 1.03 49.37 ± 1.06
Lung (g/kg) 7.8 ± 0.39 7.06 ± 0.37
Kidney (g/kg) 12.38 ± 0.31 12.77 ± 0.42
Initial body weight (g) 40.86 ± 1.12 41.37 ± 1.73
Final body weight (g) 44.2 ± 1.34 46.36 ± 1.65
  1. CTL (Control; animals treated with saline); EXT (Extract; animals treated with Fr-BuVt). Values are expressed as means ± SEM. There are no significative differences, Student’s 푡t-test.