Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2013 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

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

Table 3

Levels of POMC 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

CAU1.03 ± 0.02c1.00 ± 0.00c bc b a b a b b
AMY1.09 ± 0.05d1.00 ± 0.00d cd bc ab abc a cd abc
PVH1.13 ± 0.03e1.00 ± 0.00e cd ab a d bc cd cd
VMH1.10 ± 0.06f1.00 ± 0.00f ef e a bc b de cd
ARC1.13 ± 0.03e1.00 ± 0.00e d b cd b a b c
PAG1.06 ± 0.03d1.00 ± 0.00d c bc a b bc c bc
NRM1.06 ± 0.04d1.00 ± 0.00d c b a bc c a c
GI1.13 ± 0.03e1.00 ± 0.00e d a bc b a bcd cd
SOL1.05 ± 0.07c1.00 ± 0.00c b a ab b ab ab ab
NH1.07 ± 0.03e1.00 ± 0.00e d d c a c d b