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Table 2 Telomere length of rat heart and lung tissue cells

From: Telomere elongation protects heart and lung tissue cells from fatal damage in rats exposed to severe hypoxia

Group Sample Telomere length of heart tissue Telomere length of lung tissue
Control group 10 0.89 ± 0.16 1.10 ± 0.34
Hypoxia-1 group 10 1.57 ± 0.39# 2.07 ± 0.54#
Hypoxia-3 group 10 2.73 ± 0.73# 3.96 ± 0.98#
Hypoxia-7 group 10 4.11 ± 1.07#* 5.02 ± 1.52#*
  1. #p < 0.05 vs. Control group; p < 0.05 vs. Hypoxia-1 group; *p < 0.05 vs. Hypoxia-3 group