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Table 1 Summary of the main parameters evaluated for the embryotoxicity studies

From: Biodistribution and toxicity of pegylated single wall carbon nanotubes in pregnant mice

  Mean No. fetuses/female CRL Fetal weight (mg) ♀ with malformed fetuses Total No. of resorptions
CTRL 18 13.7 ± 1.3 1.57 ± 0.15 401 ± 11 0 14
100 ng/mouse 5 12.3 ± 1.3 1.60 ± 0.21 396 ± 9 0 3
10 μg/mouse 10 14.0 ± 0.4 1.57 ± 0.14 412 ± 3 0 7
30 μg/mouse 10 12.9 ± 0.7 1.52 ± 0.12 399 ± 14 1/10 (1 fetus) 8
CTRL 3 × 10 10 12.2 ± 1.0 1.61 ± 0.11 392 ± 15 0 8
3 × 10 μg/mouse 10 12.7 ± 1.8 1.58 ± 0.10 395 ± 17 2/10 (3 + 2 fetuses) 7
  1. ♀: number of females analyzed.
  2. CRL: crown rump length.