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Effects of Tetrahydroxystilbene Glucoside on VEGF and MMP-9 Protein Expression in Kidney Tissues of Rats with Diabetic Nephropathy

Effects of Tetrahydroxystilbene Glucoside on VEGF and MMP-9 Protein Expression in Kidney Tissues of Rats with Diabetic Nephropathy

Xiaojing Liu and Zhongxin Li*

Department of Nephrology, Beijing Luhe Hospital, Capital Medical University, No. 82, Xinhua South Road, Tongzhou District, Beijing 101149, China

 
* Corresponding author: fyll30u@163.com

Fig. 1.

Effect of TSG on the 24 h urine protein in DN rats. *Significant difference p < 0.05, compared with normal control group. #Significant difference p < 0.05, compared with model group. Data are expressed as mean ± SD (n=10).

Fig. 2.

Comparison of the expression of VEGF (Vascular endothelial growth factor) and MMP-9 (matrix metalloproteinase 9) protein in renal tissue. Results of Western blotting (A). Western blotting analysis(B).*Significant difference p < 0.05, compared with normal control group. #Significant difference p < 0.05, compared with model group. Data are expressed as mean ± SD (n=10).

Pakistan Journal of Zoology

October

Vol. 54, Iss. 5, Pages 2003-2500

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