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Table 1 Effect of GnRH agonist on body mass, ovarian mass and ovarian follicles/CL of mice

From: Effects of GnRH agonist treatment on steroidogenesis and folliculogenesis in the ovary of cyclic mice

Treatment Body mass (g) Ovarian mass (mg) Type of follicles
    Early preantral Late preantral Early antral Late antral Atretic Corpus luteum
Control 28.20 ± 0.70 6.64 ± 0.29 70.00 ± 9.61 4.50 ± 2.17 20.75 ± 2.43 10.00 ± 0.00 13.00 ± 1.96 4.00 ± 0.58
GnRH-Ag
(1 μg/day)
28.12 ± 0.47 5.09 ± 0.52* 63.00 ± 3.60 4.34 ± 2.34 27.34 ± 8.37 7.33 ± 3.18 10.67 ± 2.96 3.50 ± 0.28
GnRH-Ag
(5 μg/day)
26.00 ± 0.71 4.55 ± 0.39* 45.00 ± 9.29 4.34 ± 1.34 12.34 ± 3.84 1.00 ± 0.58* 17.00 ± 5.19* 7.34 ± 0.49*
GnRH-Ag
(25 μg/day)
26.50 ± 0.50 3.87 ± 0.26* 51.00 ± 13.45 8.34 ± 1.45* 9.34 ± 5.84 2.00 ± 0.58* 25.00 ± 1.00* 3.34 ± 1.45
  1. Values are expressed as Mean ± S. E. M.
  2. *Values are significantly different (p < 0.05) by Duncan's multiple range test when compared with the control.