Basic Study
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World J Gastroenterol. May 14, 2020; 26(18): 2203-2220
Published online May 14, 2020. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v26.i18.2203
Figure 1
Figure 1 Folic acid ameliorates histological alterations in high-fat diet-induced steatohepatitis independent of affecting body weight. A: Body weight at 16 wk in each group; B: Liver index in each group; C: Epididymis fat index in each group; D: Hematoxylin-eosin and Oil red staining in each group. Scale bars: 50 μm; E-G: Steatosis score, lobular inflammation score, and ballooning score in each group. All the data are expressed as the mean ± SE (n = 4-7). aP < 0.05 vs con group; bP < 0.05 vs HFD group. HFD: High-fat diet; HE: Hematoxylin-eosin.