Additional file 5: Figure S4. of Increased plasma lipid levels exacerbate muscle pathology in the mdx mouse model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Gastrocnemius muscle size and composition at 4 months on Western diet. Quantification of total gastrocnemius area in cm2 (A) and percentage of area composed of fat (B), fibrosis (C) and healthy myofiber (D). WT (n = 3), ApoE (n = 3), mdx (n = 6), and mdx-ApoE (n = 6). Mean + SEM. *P < 0.05 **P < 0.01 ***P < 0.001 ****P < 0.0001. (PDF 158 kb)