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Figure 4: Effect of various doses of PMG on the expression of HDAC3 in adipose tissue. (a) Representative western blot showing the levels of HDAC3. (b) Relative density of HDAC3. Data are presented as (/group). aaa value < 0.001, compared to naïve control which received ND and vehicle and value < 0.001, compared to metabolic syndrome rats which received HCHF and vehicle. ND: normal diet; HCHF: high-carbohydrate high-fat diet; VitaminC: vitamin C at a dose of 250 mg·kg-1 BW; Simvastatin: simvastatin at a dose of 1.3 mg·kg-1 BW; PMG50, PMG100, and PMG200: the phytosome containing the combined extracts of mulberry and ginger at a dose of 50, 100, and 200 mg·kg-1 BW, respectively.