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Table 1 Mammary carcinoma summary

From: Aggressive mammary carcinoma progression in Nrf2 knockout mice treated with 7,12-dimethylbenz[a]anthracene

Pathology analysis WT KO
No. of mice in study 34 30
No. of mice with MC 20 18
Tot. no. of MC's 33 29
Avg no. of MC's/mouse 1.64 1.61
Cumulative total MC wt (g) 13.7 30.4
Average MC wt (g)/mouse 0.68 ± 0.15 1.69 ± 0.35**
MC latency 125 days 121 days
  1. Summary of mammary carcinoma incidence, multiplicity, total cumulative weight, latency, and average tumor weight per mouse. The weights of the mammary carcinomas were significantly higher in KO than WT mice. MC, mammary carcinoma. **p < 0.02.