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Table 1 Body weight and the relative weight of the tissue (%)1 in the rats receiving alcohol

From: Anti-oxidant and anti-hyperlipidemic effects of cordycepin-rich Cordyceps militaris in a Sprague–Dawley rat model of alcohol-induced hyperlipidemia and oxidative stress

  N C PJ CM CMα SM
Initial body weight (g) 167.7 ± 2.95a 167.2 ± 3.25a 166.1 ± 2.48a 166.0 ± 2.25a 164.8 ± 1.86a 164.8 ± 1.86a
Final body weight (g) 407.3 ± 10.9a 342.7 ± 7.78b 327.3 ± 11.0c 349.0 ± 9.81bc 326.9 ± 16.7bc 356.7 ± 10.4bc
Liver (%) 3.05 ± 0.20ac 3.56 ± 0.20b 2.86 ± 0.07ac 2.67 ± 0.13a 3.12 ± 0.09c 2.91 ± 0.12ac
Kidney (%) 0.69 ± 0.01a 0.77 ± 0.03bc 0.71 ± 0.02ac 0.68 ± 0.01a 0.81 ± 0.05b 0.73 ± 0.02ac
Heart (%) 0.35 ± 0.01a 0.36 ± 0.01a 0.37 ± 0.01a 0.36 ± 0.01a 0.36 ± 0.01a 0.36 ± 0.01a
Spleen (%) 0.21 ± 0.01a 0.21 ± 0.01a 0.25 ± 0.01bc 0.22 ± 0.01ac 0.27 ± 0.02b 0.20 ± 0.01a
Testis (%) 0.94 ± 0.03a 0.99 ± 0.03ab 1.11 ± 0.03b 0.96 ± 0.05a 1.12 ± 0.04b 1.02 ± 0.06ab
Perirenal fat (%) 2.26 ± 0.14a 1.54 ± 0.15b 1.53 ± 0.14b 1.47 ± 0.09b 1.15 ± 0.06b 1.43 ± 0.16b
Epididymal fat (%) 2.18 ± 0.18a 1.76 ± 0.10bc 1.87 ± 0.16ac 1.61 ± 0.06bc 1.43 ± 0.05b 1.58 ± 0.14bc
  1. N, normal; C, control; PJ, Psoroglaena japonica; CM, Cordyceps militaris; CMα, cordycepin-rich C. militaris; SM, syrimarin
  2. 1The relative weight of the tissue (%) represents the ratio of the tissue weight to the body weight