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Fig. 2 | Journal of Translational Medicine

Fig. 2

From: Identification of apoptosis-related microRNAs and their target genes in myocardial infarction post-transplantation with skeletal myoblasts

Fig. 2

Infarct size and apoptosis were measured at 4 weeks post-MI. ac Representative sections were stained with Masson trichome (collagen: blue, muscle: red) in different animal groups. Scale bar indicates 50 μm. df Representative sections were stained with TUNEL. Scale bar indicates 50 μm. g Quantitative data of fibrosis. Infarction size was attenuated in the SkM treatment group compared to the control group and MI group. **p < 0.01 vs. control group; ‡‡ p < 0.01 vs. MI group; n = 3 for each group. h The quantitative analysis of cardiomyocyte apoptosis was determined by the TUNEL staining assay. Data are presented as the mean ± SEM. Significance is indicated as **p < 0.01 vs. the control group; ‡‡ p < 0.01 vs. the MI group.

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