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Table 4 mRNA expression and albumin secretion at each time-point

From: Systemic administration of a novel human umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cells population accelerates the resolution of acute liver injury

A) Kruskal-Wallis test
  7 days 14 days 21 days 28 days
AFP   0.0493 NS 0.0491 NS
Alb   0.0332 0.0273 0.0391 0.0394
MTP   nd nd nd nd
TDO   nd nd nd nd
ALB secretion   0.0125 0.0231 0.0248 0.0210
B) Kruskal Wallis test followed by Bonferroni correction
  7 days 14 days 21 days 28 days
Petri dishes vs. hLAM AFP 0.0153 NS 0.0138 0.0040
  Alb NS 0.0014 0.0034 0.0010
  MTP nd nd nd nd
  TDO nd nd nd nd
  Alb secr 0.0009 p < 0.0001 p < 0.0001 p < 0.0001
MatrigelTM vs. hLAM AFP NS NS NS NS
  Alb 0.0039 NS NS NS
  MTP nd nd nd nd
  TDO nd nd nd nd
  Alb secr NS p < 0.0001 p < 0.0001 p < 0.0001
Petri dishes vs. MatrigelTM AFP NS NS NS 0.0118
  Alb 0.0003 0.0082 NS NS
  MTP NS 0.0026 NS 0.0127
  TDO p < 0.0001 p < 0.0001 p < 0.0001 p < 0.0001
  Alb secr 0.0088 NS NS NS
  1. (A) The Kruskal-Wallis test was used to evaluate the differences between the three supports. (B) After Bonferroni correction p < 0.016 was assumed as significant. nd: not detected; NS: not significant.Comparison between the supports.