Table 1: Primers used for quantitative RT-PCR analysis.

Gene namePrimers

CD86F: 5-TCATTCCCTGATGTTACGAG-3
R: 5-GCCGCTTCTTCTTCTTCC-3
CD163F: 5-TGGACCGATATGGCTCAATG-3
R: 5-AGCGACCTGTTGTGGCTTTT-3
IL-10F: 5-TGAGAACCAAGACCCAGACATCA-3
R: 5-GGCATTCTTCACCTGCTCCAC-3
IL-12p40F: 5-GCGGAGCTGCTACACTCTC-3
R: 5-CCATGACCTCAATGGGCAGAC
β-ActinF: 5-ACCCTGAAGTACCCCATCGAG-3
R: 5-AGCACAGCCTGGATAGCAAC-3
NF-κBp50F: 5-AATAGCCTGCCATGTTTGCT-3
R: 5-TGCCAATGAGATGTTGTCGT-3
Smad2F: 5-ATGTCGTCCATCTTGCCATT-3
R: 5-TTTTCTTCCTGCCCATTCTG-3
Smad3F: 5-TGCTGAGACTGACCCAAGTG-3
R: 5-AAATTGGGAAGAAGCGAGGT-3