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Figure 7 | BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Figure 7

From: Effects of β-sitosterol derived from Artemisia capillaris on the activated human hepatic stellate cells and dimethylnitrosamine-induced mouse liver fibrosis

Figure 7

Effects of β -sitosterol on collagen-1 and α -SMA mRNA expression in DMN-induced mouse liver fibrosis. Relatively expressed Col1a1 (A) and Acta2 (B) levels were measured by real-time quantitative PCR. Experiments were carried out in triplicate. Statistical significance determined by one-way ANOVA; values are means ± SEM; ***, p < 0.001 vs TGF-β- treated group. ###, p < 0.001 vs control group.

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