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Table 1 Correlation of the anthropometric measurements of the placentas and fetuses from dams in Group 1 with their litter size

From: An interaction between fetal sex and placental weight and efficiency predicts intrauterine growth in response to maternal protein insufficiency and gestational exposure window in a mouse model of FASD

  Males only Females only
  R Punadjusted PBH-adjusted R Punadjusted PBH-adjusted
Placental weight − 0.49 0.002 0.008* − 0.18 0.22 0.39
Placental efficiency 0.48 0.002 0.008* 0.39 0.006 0.043*
Fetal body weight 0.28 0.10 0.22 0.22 0.13 0.35
Fetal brain-to-body weight ratio − 0.17 0.31 0.54 − 0.21 0.15 0.35
Fetal heart-to-body weight ratio 0.02 0.91 0.94 − 0.002 0.99 0.99
Fetal liver-to-body weight ratio − 0.01 0.94 0.94 0.14 0.33 0.39
Fetal brain-to-liver weight ratio 0.02 0.90 0.94 − 0.15 0.29 0.39
  1. Litters from both treatments were combined and included in the analyses. The sample sizes were n = 9 litters for NP-MD-8 group; n = 8 litters for NP-Alc-8 group. P values before and after multiple testing adjustment using Benjamini-Hochberg method are presented
  2. *Statistical significance at P < 0.05