Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2016 / Article / Fig 5

Research Article

Electroacupuncture Restores 5-HT System Deficit in Chronic Mild Stress-Induced Depressed Rats

Figure 5

Effect of EA treatment on mRNA expression of TPH, SERT, 5-HT1A, and 5-HT2A in CUMS rats. The expression of TPH, SERT, 5-HT1A, and 5-HT2A at mRNA level was detected by qRT-PCR. These results were from the independent experiments in triplicate. A, CUMS compared with CON; B, Flu compared with CUMS; C, EA compared with CUMS; D, EA compared with sham EA; E, sham EA compared with CUMS.
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