Allicin treatment prevented DSS-induced colon damage in mice. (a) Sections of colon tissues were stained with H&E. (b) The histopathological scores for each group were determined. The values are expressed as the means ± S.D. Comparisons: control versus DSS, DSS versus DSS + allicin. “” denotes a statistically significant difference at , and ns indicates a nonsignificant difference.