International Journal of Endocrinology / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

L-Arginine Supplementation in Type II Diabetic Rats Preserves Renal Function and Improves Insulin Sensitivity by Altering the Nitric Oxide Pathway

Table 2

Effect of a high sucrose diet and L-arginine supplementation on iNOS/ -actin ratio in the kidney cortex and medulla.

ControlHigh sucrose diet+L-arginine supplement
CortexMedullaCortexMedullaCortex Medulla 

iNOS monomers/ -actin
iNOS dimers/ -actin
iNOS total/ -actin
Dimer/monomer ratio

versus cortex, versus control, and versus high sucrose diet.

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