Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2015 / Article / Fig 2

Research Article

An Herbal Galactagogue Mixture Increases Milk Production and Aquaporin Protein Expression in the Mammary Glands of Lactating Rats

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Immunohistochemical staining of AQPs in rat mammary tissue. Lactating rats with or without herbal galactagogue treatment at postpartum day 8 and 8-week-old virgin rats were sacrificed. The tissue sections were then stained with rabbit anti-rat antibodies for AQP-1, AQP-3, and AQP-5. Images of immunohistochemical staining (200x) were collected using an Olympus optical microscope system (Japan).

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