The Scientific World Journal / 2014 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

PASS-Predicted Hepatoprotective Activity of Caesalpinia sappan in Thioacetamide-Induced Liver Fibrosis in Rats

Table 4

Effects of CS extract treatment on the level of MMP-2, MMP-9, and TIMP-1 in the liver tissue at the end of 12 weeks.

GroupMMP-2 (ng/mL)MMP-9 (ng/mL)TIMP-1 (ng/mL)

Normal
TAA
CS100
CS300
CS100 + TAA 4
CS300 + TAA
SY + TAA

The data were stated as mean S.E.M. Means with different superscripts are significantly different. a versus normal control group and b versus TAA control group. SY stands for Silymarin (standard hepatoprotective drug).