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Table 2 Precancerous hepatocytes induced by oral administration of DEN with 8 weeks of diet

From: Dietary fructose enhances the incidence of precancerous hepatocytes induced by administration of diethylnitrosamine in rat

  Control High fat High fructose P value*
The number of slides containing GST-P-positive hepatocytes in 24 slides 6 9 15 0.03
The number of GST-P-positive hepatocytes in 360 fields 7 12 212 <0.001
The number of GST-P-positive hepatocytes in GST-P positive slides 1.17 ± 0.41 1.33 ± 0.71 14.1 ± 37.9 0.03
  1. Data are shown as the number or mean ± standard deviation. *P values determined by χ2 test or Kruskal-Wallis test, as appropriate.