Table 1 In vivo data.

From: A novel echocardiographic method closely agrees with cardiac magnetic resonance in the assessment of left ventricular function in infarcted mice

  SHAM CAL
n 16 18
BW (g) 26.2 ± 0.8 26.6 ± 0.5
HW (mg) 109.4 ± 3.0 137.9 ± 4.4#
HW/BW 4.2 ± 0.1 5.2 ± 0.5§
Infarct size (%)   40.2 ± 3.3
  1. Abbreviations: CAL, Coronary Artery Ligation; n, number of animals; BW, body weight; HW, heart weight. P value from Student t-test: #p < 0.0001 vs. SHAM; §p < 0.001 vs. SHAM.