Research Article

Effects of Qili Qiangxin Capsule on AQP2, V2R, and AT1R in Rats with Chronic Heart Failure

Figure 4

QL reduces renal AQP2 expression in CHF rats. (a) Representative images show that treatment with QL markedly attenuated AQP2 protein expression in CHF rats. (b) Densitometric analysis of the data demonstrated a significantly decreased AQP2 protein abundance in QL and Valsartan treatment rats compared with CHF rats. (, versus the sham group, , versus the CHF group).