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Table 5 Organ weights and testosterone level in dams

From: The Ramazzini Institute 13-week pilot study glyphosate-based herbicides administered at human-equivalent dose to Sprague Dawley rats: effects on development and endocrine system

  Control Glyphosate Roundup
No. of dams examined 8 8 8
Body weight (g)a 302 ± 10 306 ± 15 317 ± 13
Adrenal glandsa, b 0.110 ± 0.030 [0.036 ± 0.009] 0.106 ± 0.013 [0.035 ± 0.005] 0.106 ± 0.045 [0.033 ± 0.005]
Uterusa, b 0.867 ± 0.285 [0.286 ± 0.091] 0.772 ± 0.129 [0.253 ± 0.046] 0.994 ± 0.239 [0.298 ± 0.076]
Ovariesa, b 0.239 ± 0.62 [0.079 ± 0.018] 0.235 ± 0.047 0.077 ± 0.017] 0.247 ± 0.052 [0.078 ± 0.016]
TT (ng/ml)a 3.77 ± 0.53 4.24 ± 1.48 3.90 ± 0.56
  1. aMean ± standard deviation
  2. bAbsolute organ weight (g). In square brackets relative organ weight (organ weight / body weight ratio × 100)