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Table 2 Fertility parameters. All data are expressed as mean±SD. a indicates a statistical difference when compared with the NC group (P<0.001), b indicates a statistical difference when compared with SC group (P<0.001)

From: Genipin improves reproductive health problems caused by circadian disruption in male mice

Fertility parameters NC
(Control)
SC
(Disrupted + saline)
SG
(Disrupted + GNP)
No. of housed male 10 10 10
No. of housed female 20 20 20
Fertility index (%) 95 (19/20) 50 (10/20)a 75 (15/20)b
Litter size 12 ± 1.12 9.4 ± 0.92a 12.67 ± 1.14b
Pups body weight (g) 1.79 ± 0.16 1.57 ± 0.23a 1.803 ± 0.223b
Pups body length (cm) 4.31 ± 0.63 4.42 ±0.22 4.59 ± 0.19b