Table 2. Characteristics of pregnant dams and fetuses
Sedentary (n = 5)Exercised (n = 8)
BW‐before pregnancy (g)22.9 ± 0.523.0 ± 0.3
BW‐final (g)34.3 ± 1.333.7 ± 0.6
GWG16.0 ± 1.114.5 ± 0.6
Average FBW (mg)/dams558.1 ± 11.9608.5 ± 28.6
# pups/dams8.2 ± 1.38.0 ± 0.5
% male/dams54.4 ± 12.241.6 ± 10.3
  • Values are expressed as mean ± standard error of mean (SEM). n, number of mice per group. BW, body weight; FBW, fetal body weight; GWG, gestational weight gain.