Table 1.

Body weight, liver weight, visceral fat weight, hepatic lycopene concentration, and tumor outcomes

DEN+HFDDEN+HFD+TP
Number of micen = 8n = 9
Final body weight, g55.6 ± 4.148.9 ± 4.2
Liver weight, g2.6 ± 0.32.3 ± 0.4
Visceral fat weight, g2.3 ± 0.22.2 ± 0.2
Hepatic lycopene (nmol/g liver)ND5.0 ± 0.7
Liver tumor incidence, %10033.3a
Multiplicity, #9.8 ± 1.81.7 ± 0.8a
Volume, mm31007.5 ± 449.625.4 ± 20.6a
  • NOTE: Student t test was used to examine the difference between DEN+HFD and DEN+HFD+TP.

  • Abbreviation: ND, not detected.

  • aP < 0.05 for comparison between DEN+HFD and DEN+HFD+TP.