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Table 3 Means of weight and mass percentage of masseter and temporal muscles by genotypes in paired male littermates

From: Prospective signs of cleidocranial dysplasia in Cebpb deficiency

  Cebpb+/+(n = 6) Cebpb+/-(n = 6) All (n = 12) p value
Weight of the left masseter muscle (mg) 120.9 ± 24.4 113.5 ± 23.9 117.2 ± 23.3 0.362
Weight of the left temporal muscle (mg) 32.0 ± 10.1 36.6 ± 8.8 34.3 ± 9.4 0.217
Temporal/masseter mass percentage (%) 26.1 ± 6.2 32.3 ± 4.9 29.2 ± 6.2 0.012*
  1. *p < 0.05.