Research Article

MiR-155-Mediated Deregulation of GPER1 Plays an Important Role in the Gender Differences Related to Inflammatory Bowel Disease

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GPER1 is associated with gender differences in IBD patients. (a) Representative immunohistochemical (IHC) staining of the estrogen receptor protein in tissue (400×). (b) The mRNA expression of estrogen receptor ERα, ERβ (c), and GPER1 (d) in tissue. (e) The expression of GPER1, AKT1, and NF-κBp65 is assessed by a western blot. The values are presented as the mean ± SEM.