Table 4: The effects of hyperin on cholesterol metabolism in liver cells (mRNA analysis).

TreatmentLDL-RHMG-CoARCYP7A1ACAT2

No hyperin1111
Hyperin: low dose * ** *
Hyperin: medium dose ** ** ** **
Hyperin: high dose ** ** **
Atorvastatin ** ** ** **

Note: comparison with no-drug control group, * , ** .