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Table 2 Values for the percentage of OHC loss within nine frequency ranges measured

From: The impact of biological sex on the response to noise and otoprotective therapies against acoustic injury in mice

   OHC loss by frequency range
4–5.6 kHz 5.6-8 kHz 8–11.3 kHz 11.3-16 kHz 16–22.6 kHz 22.6-32 kHz 32–45.2 kHz 45.2-51 kHz 51-55 kHz
Controls Males 0.12 ± 0.12 0.23 ± 0.23 0.34 ± 0.21 0.03 ± 0.03 0.26 ± 0.16 0.23 ± 0.08 0.29 ± 0.10 0.34 ± 0.34 0.15 ± 0.15
Females 0.00 ± 0.00 0.13 ± 0.09 0.06 ± 0.06 0.09 ± 0.06 0.07 ± 0.05 0.10 ± 0.07 0.18 ± 0.12 0.00 ± 0.00 0.18 ± 0.18
DMSO + noise Males 0.29 ± 0.20 0.23 ± 0.12 0.16 ± 0.08 0.15 ± 0.05 0.22 ± 0.07 0.77 ± 0.23 4.76 ± 1.17 21.8 ± 4.57 45.7 ± 10.3
Females 0.00 ± 0.00 0.02 ± 0.02 0.20 ± 0.08 0.10 ± 0.06 0.35 ± 0.11 0.43 ± 0.16 5.36 ± 2.32 22.4 ± 7.73 45.3 ± 14.2
  1. Progressive OHC loss is seen beginning from 32 kHz. Both male and female animals show a similar pattern of OHC loss. ± represent S.E.M