Skip to main content

Table 1 SFI values of the four experimental groups

From: Neuroregenerative effects of olfactory ensheathing cells transplanted in a multi-layered conductive nanofibrous conduit in peripheral nerve repair in rats

Time (week) Autograft Cell/Scaffold Scaffold Silicone conduit
0 -95.3 ± 4.4 -105 ± 4.3 -100.7 ± 8.9 -94.7 ± 7.5
2 -81.1 ± 3.4 -86.4 ± 6.3 -88.9 ± 8.5 -90.4 ± 8.2
4 -74.3 ± 8.2 -69.5 ± 5.4 -84.2 ± 7.5 -82.7 ± 5.7
7 -59.7 ± 3.3* -65.9 ± 4.1 -73 ± 6.1 -79.8 ± 6
9 -54.6 ± 6.1* -61.9 ± 5.6* -74.4 ± 4.7 -76.1 ± 8.9
  1. Numbers are average ± SD. Footprints were taken from 4 to 6 rats per group. Rats showing heel ulcers were excluded from the test. “*” implies significant difference with scaffold only and silicone group