Skip to main content

Advertisement

Springer Nature is making SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 research free. View research | View latest news | Sign up for updates

Table 2 The TGF-beta expression in vessels and septal interstitium from lungs of control, immunized and type V-induced nasal tolerance rabbits groups

From: Collagen V-induced nasal tolerance downregulates pulmonary collagen mRNA gene and TGF-beta expression in experimental systemic sclerosis

  CONTROL IMMUNIZED TOLERATED P
VESSEL     
Endothelium cells 6.7 ± 3.85 43.5 ± 5.7 10.77 ± 4.3 *p < 0.0001
Smooth muscle cells 11.04 ± 1.0 53.68 ± 4.06 9.93 ± 3.77 *p < 0.0001
SEPTAL INTERSTITIUM     
Epithelial cells 5.04 ± 2.46 13.65 ± 1.39 6.03 ± 1.47 *p < 0.0001
Interstitial Fibroblasts 8.55 ± 1.96 20.13 ± 1.60 11.55 ± 1.88 *p < 0.0001
  1. * p = immunized vs. tolerated; ANOVA with Bonferroni test was employed to statistical analysis.
  2. The results are reported as cells/mm2.