Basic Research
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World J Gastroenterol. Apr 21, 2006; 12(15): 2369-2374
Published online Apr 21, 2006. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v12.i15.2369
Figure 1
Figure 1 Effect of FMAC on the hepatic mRNA expressions of collagen I, TIMP-1 and TGF-β1 in CCl4-treated rats.
Figure 2
Figure 2 Liver histopathology of rats (Masson’s stain). A: control group; B: CCl4 + H2O group, showing micronodular formation and complete septa interconnection with each other; C: CCl4 + FMAC (1 g/kg) group, showing a marked reduction in fiber deposition. Scale bar = 50 μm.