Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Electroacupuncture-Induced Dynamic Processes of Gene Expression Levels of Endogenous Opioid Peptide Precursors and Opioid Receptors in the CNS of Goats

Table 2

Levels of PENK gene expression in the CNS of goats stimulated by EA (2−ΔΔCt, mean ± SD, ).

Nuclei and areasSham control−0.5 h0 h2 h4 h6 h8 h12 h24 h

ACB1.06 ± 0.05d1.00 ± 0.00d cd cd b a bc cd cd
CAU1.03 ± 0.02d1.00 ± 0.00d cd bcd ab a bcd bcd abc
AMY1.17 ± 0.08e1.00 ± 0.00e cd cd bc d b a cd
PVH1.06 ± 0.04e1.00 ± 0.00e d cd b a c b cd
VMH1.24 ± 0.16e1.00 ± 0.00e de cd bc a cd bc b
PAG1.22 ± 0.21f1.00 ± 0.00f ef cd ab a bc de cde
DR1.17 ± 0.08d1.00 ± 0.00d cd bcd ab a ab bc bc
HB1.05 ± 0.04f1.00 ± 0.00f def cde bc ef bcd ab a
PBN1.16 ± 0.07e1.00 ± 0.00e de cd bc a cd bcd ab
GI1.05 ± 0.09e1.00 ± 0.00e d cd c b a c d
SOL1.08 ± 0.12e1.00 ± 0.00e d bcd b a cd bcd bc
NH1.16 ± 0.04e1.00 ± 0.00e d c b a c d c

There was difference ( ) between the values with different letters, and no difference ( ) with the same letters in a line. The letters in the following tables have the same meanings.