Table 3: Primers used for real-time PCR.

GenePrimer sequences (5′-3′)Gen bank accession numberLength 
(bp)

VimentinSense: CTT CGA AGC CAT GTC CAC CA NM-031140200
Antisense: 5′-CAC CGA ACA TCC TGC GGT AG
-actinSense: TGA CGA GGC CCA GAG CAA GA DQ237887331
Antisense: ATG GGC ACA GTG TGG GTG AC