Table 1: Primer sequences used for quantitative real-time PCR.

GenePrimer sequence

ANPForward5′-GAGAGACGGCAGTGCTTCTAGGC-3′
Reverse5′-CGTGACACACCACAAGGGCTTAGG-3′
BNPForward5′-GGAAGTCCTAGCCAGTCTCC-3′
Reverse5′-TTGGTCCTTCAAGAGCTGTC-3′
-MHCForward5′-GACGAGGCAGAGCAGATCGC-3′
Reverse5′-GGGCTTCACAGGCATCCTTAGGG-3′
Collagen IForward5′-GTCCCAACCCCCAAAGAC-3′
Reverse5′-CATCTTCTGAGTTTGGTGATACGT-3′
Collagen IIIForward5′-TGGTTTCTTCTCACCCTTCTTC-3′
Reverse5′-TGCATCCCAATTCATCTACGT-3′
NOX-4Forward5′-TGGGCCTAGGATTGTGTTTA-3′
Reverse5′-CTGCTAGGGACCTTCTGTGA-3′
GAPDHForward5′-TCACCACCATGGAGAAGGC-3′
Reverse5′-GCTAAGCAGTTGGTGGTGCA-3′