TABLE 1

Comparison of body and tissue weight for BALB/cJ and NOD/LtJ mice

TissueMouse strain
BALB/cType 2 diabetic NODType 1 diabetic NOD
Whole body (g)26 ± 532 ± 433 ± 5
Submandibular (mg)0.18 ± 0.040.16 ± 0.050.17 ± 0.06
Tongue (mg)0.25 ± 0.070.27 ± 0.050.24 ± 0.04
  • Data are means ± SE for n = 4 mice per group. Except for body weight between BALB/cJ and NOD/LtJ, there were no statistical differences (P > 0.05).