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Figure 5 | Arthritis Research & Therapy

Figure 5

From: Protective effects of total fraction of avocado/soybean unsaponifiables on the structural changes in experimental dog osteoarthritis: inhibition of nitric oxide synthase and matrix metalloproteinase-13

Figure 5

MMP-13 immunostaining. Representative sections and data of the deep zone of articular cartilage from placebo-treated and ASU-treated dogs (original magnification ×250). Morphometric analysis of MMP-13 immunostaining data are represented as box plot and were analyzed using Mann-Whitney two-tailed U-test. P ≤ 0.05 is considered statistically significant. ASU, avocado/soybean unsaponifiables; MMP, matrix metalloproteinase.

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