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Research Article

Thymoquinone Protects against Hyperlipidemia-Induced Cardiac Damage in Low-Density Lipoprotein Receptor-Deficient (LDL-R-/-) Mice via Its Anti-inflammatory and Antipyroptotic Effects

Table 2

Metabolic data from the four groups after 8 weeks of dietary treatment.


Heart/BW (mg/g)
TC (mmol/L)
LDL-c (mmol/L)
hs-CRP (ng/dL)#
IL-6 (pg/mL)#
TNF-α (pg/mL)#

Abbreviations: BW: body weight; TC: total cholesterol; LDL-c: low-density lipoprotein-cholesterol; IL-6: interleukin-6; TNF-α: tumor necrosis factor-α. Data are ; -6 per group. vs. LDL-R-/- HFD; # vs. LDL-R-/- ND.

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