Table 1: Primers used in reverse transcript PCR.

Gene namePrimer sequence

IL-1 F:  5′-GGAAGGCAGTGTCACTCATTGTG-3′
R:  5′-GGTCCTCATCCTGGAAGCTCC-3′
IL-6F:   5′-GGGACTGATGTTGTTGACAGCC-3′
R:   5′-CATATGTAATTAAGCCTCCGACTT-3′
TNF- F:   5′-CCCCGACTATGTGCTCCTCAC-3′
R:   5′-AGGGCTCTTGATGGCGGA-3′
β-actinF:   5′-TGGAATCCTGTGGCATCCATGAAAC-3′
R:  5′-TAAAACGCAGCTCAGTAACAGTCCG-3′

(F: Forward primer; R: Reverse primer).