Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2020 / Article / Fig 4

Research Article

Xiaoqinglong Decoction Protects the Lungs of AECOPD Mice through the AMPK/mTOR Signaling Pathway

Figure 4

XQLD reduced the AECOPD-mediated cell apoptosis in mice. (a) Images of lung tissue following TUNEL staining; nucleus of apoptotic cells were stained brown. (b) Bcl-2, Bax, and Caspase-3 expression levels were measured by western blot assay. Data were expressed as mean ± SD (n = 8). NC: normal control; XQLD : Xiaoqinglong decoction; Com C : Compound C; CLA : Clarithromycin. compared with the NC group; , compared with the AECOPD group; ^, ^^ compared with the XQLD group; & compared with the Com C group.

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