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Table 1 Experimental design

From: Effect of oral administration of low-dose follicle stimulating hormone on hyperandrogenized mice as a model of polycystic ovary syndrome

Treatments SC injection PO administration
CTRL Sesame oil Saline solution
DHEA DHEA (1.2 mg) Saline solution
DHEA+rhFSH DHEA (1.2 mg) rhFSH
1st week 2nd week 3rd week
0.02 IU 0.03 IU 0.04 IU
  1. Daily sub-cutaneous (SC) injection and per os (PO) administration for each experimental group composed of 8 mice. The total volume for both the SC injection and the PO administration is 0.1 ml of sesame oil or of saline solution respectively. The treatment continued for 20 consecutive days