Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2018 / Article / Fig 2

Research Article

Effects of Xin-Ji-Er-Kang on Anticardiovascular Remodeling in L-NAME Induced Hypertensive Mice and Its Potential Mechanisms

Figure 2

Effects of XJEK on HW/BW, cardiomyocyte CSA, and cardiomyocyte long axis in L-NAME induced hypertensive mice. (a) Representative images of histological section of cardiomyocyte long axis (HE staining, 400x); (b) representative images of histological section of cardiomyocyte long axis (HE staining, 400x); (c) ratio of heart to body weight (HW/BW, mg/g); (d) summary of CSA results analyzed by Image J. (mean ± SD, = 8~10). (1) Control group; (2) L-NAME group; (3) L-NAME + XJEK 7.5 g/kg group; (4) L-NAME + Irbesartan 40 mg/kg group. versus control group; ## versus L-NAME group.
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