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Table 4 Mean values of sperm count and motility in treated male mice with BPA and/or FXO for 28 consecutive days

From: Flaxseed oil as a protective agent against bisphenol-A deleterious effects in male mice

Treatments Sperm count (106/ml) Sperm motility (%)
Control 385.00 ± 32.18ab 90.00 ± 5.00ab
Vehicle 382.00 ± 37.80ab 93.00 ± 2.64a
FXO (1 mL/kg bw) 385.00 ± 33.42ab 88.33 ± 2.88ab
BPA (50 mg/kg bw) 281.33 ± 32.01c 55.00 ± 5.00d
FXO before BPA 387.67 ± 7.63a 88.00 ± 2.64ab
FXO with BPA 340.00 ± 5.00b 79.00 ± 1.00c
FXO after BPA 365.00 ± 6.08ab 84.00 ± 1.00bc
  1. Data are expressed as means ± SD. Mean values in the same column parameter bearing the same superscript do not differ significantly (P ≤ 0.05)