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Figure 3: Microscopically atherosclerotic lesions. Representative images of aortic atherosclerosis as stained with H&E and EVG (a). The intima lesional areas (upper) in the sections were measured using the EVG sections and the correlations (beneath) between cholesterol exposure and intima lesions area (b). The data are expressed as the means ± SEM. 𝑛 = 6 8 for each group. * 𝑃 < 0 . 0 5 and ** 𝑃 < 0 . 0 1 .