Anti-Fibrotic Effects of Thalidomide on Hepatic Stellate Cells and Dimethylnitrosamine-Intoxicated Rats

Lee-Won Chong, Yi-Chao Hsu, Yung-Tsung Chiu, Kuo-Ching Yang, Yi-Tsau Huang
2006 Journal of Biomedical Science  
Abbreviations: a-SMAa-smooth muscle actin; Col 1a2 -collagen 1a2; DMN -dimethylnitrosamine; G3PDH -glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase; HSC -hepatic stellate cell; iNOS -inducible nitric oxide synthase; TGF-b1 -transforming growth factor-b1; TNF-a -tumor necrosis factor-a
doi:10.1007/s11373-006-9079-5 pmid:16604421 fatcat:kdfg2utfcfdxtnsm3hv4aj7k7y