Table 2: Oxidative stress and morphometric variables.

VariableWFFRSHRFFHRFFHR + CFFHR + T

NAD(P)H oxidase activity
(counts/min/mg tissue)
40.5 ± 6133 ± 5*160 ± 9.1*#297 ± 9.1*#142 ± 9.1***97 ± 2.1***
Arterial eNOS activity
(dpm/mg/prot/min)
85.0 ± 260.1 ± 2.6*80.0 ± 2.156.4 ± 5.7*#86.4 ± 1.1**84.6 ± 1.1**
TBARS ( mol/L)1 ± 0.12.2 ± 0.1*1.69 ± 0.1*2.8 ± 0.1*#1.03 ± 0.6#**0.73 ± 0.4#**
Relative heart weight
(mg/100 g body weight)
225 ± 4290 ± 4*330 ± 1.8*#400 ± 4*#262 ± 4**289 ± 4**
Myocardiocyte area ( m2)1682 ± 692066 ± 57*2222 ± 78*#3242 ± 55*#1588 ± 55**2188 ± 35**
Media/Lumen ratio mesenteric arteries13.9 ± 0.310.2 ± 0.5*8.9 ± 0.6*#8.45 ± 0.2*#14.5 ± 5**9.5 ± 5**

The above values correspond to stress oxidative and morphometrics variables.
Symbols indicate: * versus WKY; versus SHR; # versus FFR; **versus FFHR.