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Table 2 Effects of oocyte retrieval and fertilization in vitro (IVF)

From: Observation of the influences of diosgenin on aging ovarian reserve and function in a mouse model

Group n No. of oocytes per mouse No. of MII oocytes per mouse No. of fertilized oocytes per mouse Fertilization rate
Dio 5 2.80 ± 2.59 1.80 ± 1.64 1.60 ± 1.52 0.73 ± 0.43
DHEA 5 1.00 ± 1.22 0.80 ± 0.84 0.40 ± 0.55 0.30 ± 0.45
Old 5 0.80 ± 1.10 0.60 ± 0.89 0.40 ± 0.55 0.30 ± 0.45
Young 5 12.00 ± 2.74 9.80 ± 2.86 9.60 ± 2.61 0.98 ± 0.03
F   33.369 31.199 40.577 3.887
P   < 0.001 < 0.001 < 0.001 0.029
  1. (1) Values with superscripts are significantly different compared with the value for the dio group ( P < 0.05); (2) values with superscript are significantly different compared with the value for the Old group ( P < 0.05); (3) values with superscript are significantly different compared with the value for the DHEA group ( P < 0.05). Values are mean ± SD