TABLE 2

Aortic lesion collagen content at week 20

ParametersControlDiabetesDiabetes + ALT-711Diabetes + AG
n20202020
Total aortic lesion collagen (%)3.9 ± 1.541.3 ± 3.7*19.5 ± 3.57.1 ± 1.3§
Aortic collagen I (%)2.2 ± 0.84.5 ± 0.83.9 ± 0.54.1 ± 0.9
Aortic collagen III (%)0.9 ± 0.35.6 ± 0.6*2.1 ± 0.31.3 ± 0.2
Aortic collagen IV (%)2.7 ± 0.35.8 ± 0.8*2.7 ± 0.52.4 ± 0.3
  • *

    * P < 0.001 vs. control group;

  • P < 0.001 vs. diabetes group;

  • P < 0.005 vs. control group;

  • §

    § P < 0.05 vs. diabetes + ALT group;

  • P < 0.05 vs. control group.