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Figure 3 | BMC Gastroenterology

Figure 3

From: Role of serotonin in fatty acid-induced non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in mice

Figure 3

Dietary saturated and monounsaturated fatty acids seem not to influence the intestinal serotonergic system. Quantitative analysis of the 5-HT content and the TPH1 mRNA expression in the duodenum (A/B). Representative western blots of SERT and 5-HT3AR in the duodenum and quantitative analysis of protein expression are shown (C/D). a P < 0.05 ANOVA result for effect of different diets compared to C; b compared to SFA. Means ± SEM, n = 5. Abbreviations: C, control; SFA, saturated fatty acids; MUFA, monounsaturated fatty acids; PUFA, polyunsaturated fatty acids; 5-HT, serotonin; 5-HT3AR, 5-HT receptor 3A; SERT, 5-HT reuptake transporter; TPH1, Tryptophanhydroxylase 1.

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