Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2013 / Article / Fig 6

Research Article

Anacardic Acids from Cashew Nuts Ameliorate Lung Damage Induced by Exposure to Diesel Exhaust Particles in Mice

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Influx of neutrophils (a) and macrophages (b) in the alveolar parenchyma. Values represent means ± SEM. Ctrl: control; animals received an intranasal instillation of 10  L saline solution and were treated orally with 100  L of cashew nut oil (CNO). DEP: intranasal instillation of 50  g DEP/10  L of saline and treated orally with 100  L of CNO. DA50: intranasal instillation of 50  g DEP/10  L of saline and treated orally with 50 mg/kg of AAs. DA150: intranasal instillation of 50  g DEP/10  L of saline and treated orally with 150 mg/kg of AAs. DA250: intranasal instillation of 50  g DEP/10  L of saline and treated orally with 250 mg/kg of AAs. relative to Ctrl. relative to DEP.
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