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Table 2 Macrophage accumulation in adipose tissue of septic mice

From: Critical illness induces nutrient-independent adipogenesis and accumulation of alternatively activated tissue macrophages

Macrophage
Accumulation
Score 0 Score 1 Score 2 P-values
Subcutaneous AT     
Healthy (n = 8) 100% - -  
CLP-fed (n = 6) - 83% 17% Ill vs Healthy: P = 0.0009
CLP-restricted (n = 6) - 33% 67% Fed vs Restricted: P = 0.6
Epidydimal AT     
Healthy (n = 6) 100% - -  
CLP-fed (n = 6) - 33% 67% Ill vs Healthy: P = 0.01
CLP-restricted (n = 7) - 28% 72% Fed vs Restricted: P = 0.8
Renal AT     
Healthy (n = 11) 64% 27% 9%  
CLP-fed (n = 11) - 55% 45% Ill vs Healthy: P = 0.005
CLP-restricted (n = 5) - 40% 60% Fed vs Restricted: P = 0.6
  1. Every sample received a score 0 (no positive cells visible), score 1 (intermediate number of positive cells), or 2 (high number of positive cells). AT, adipose tissue