Original Article
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World J Gastroenterol. Nov 14, 2011; 17(42): 4675-4681
Published online Nov 14, 2011. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v17.i42.4675
Figure 3
Figure 3 Representative sections of patients from the study (A-D) and control (E-H) groups after hematoxylin staining (negative control, A and E), caspase-9 immunostaining (B and F), caspase-8 immunostaining (C and G) or cleaved caspase-3 immunostaining (D and H). Study: HCC post-TAE; Control: HCC. Higher immunoreactivity of caspase-8 and cleaved caspase-3 stain was observed in the study group than in the control group. Magnification, 400 ×. HCC: Hepatocellular carcinoma; TAE: Transarterial embolization.