Table 2.

Body, liver, and relative liver weights

Group no.TreatmentNo. miceBody weight (g)Liver weight (g)Relative liver weight (g/100 g body weight)Length of large bowel (cm)
1AOM/DSS2049.8 ± 5.62.98 ± 0.505.98 ± 0.6814.1 ± 1.0
2AOM/DSS/0.016% UDCA2044.7 ± 4.22.78 ± 0.406.21 ± 0.6414.2 ± 1.1
3AOM/DSS/0.08% UDCA2047.3 ± 6.42.72 ± 0.285.79 ± 0.4614.0 ± 1.2
4AOM/DSS/0.4% UDCA2048.9 ± 2.62.63 ± 0.425.38 ± 0.7114.6 ± 1.1
5AOM/DSS/0.05% SASP2045.0 ± 4.32.75 ± 0.236.14 ± 0.5913.4 ± 1.2
60.4% UDCA542.0 ± 1.82.35 ± 0.195.60 ± 0.3613.8 ± 0.6
70.05% SASP545.5 ± 3.42.80 ± 0.306.17 ± 0.5414.9 ± 0.6
8None543.6 ± 3.82.67 ± 0.436.13 ± 0.9513.4 ± 1.1
  • NOTE: Values are expressed as mean ± SD.

    Abbreviations: AOM, azoxymethane; SASP, sulfasalazine.