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Table 6 Cardiac level (pg/mg protein) of inflammatory cytokine (IL-1beta, IL-6, TNF-alpha and MCP-1), and anti-inflammatory cytokine (IL-4 and IL-10) in non-diabetic (Non-DM), diabetic mice consumed normal diet (DM), 2% caffeic acid (CA) or ellagic acid (EA) at 12 week.

From: Anti-inflammatory and anti-coagulatory activities of caffeic acid and ellagic acid in cardiac tissue of diabetic mice

  Non-DM DM DM+CA DM+EA
IL-1beta 15 ± 2a 331 ± 26c 234 ± 25b 227 ± 23b
IL-6 18 ± 3a 411 ± 30d 323 ± 28c 226 ± 26b
TNF-alpha 19 ± 4a 386 ± 21d 305 ± 25c 245 ± 19b
MCP-1 16 ± 3a 278 ± 22d 225 ± 16c 192 ± 14b
IL-4 14 ± 4a 230 ± 24b 227 ± 21b 219 ± 26b
IL-10 17 ± 3a 209 ± 30b 198 ± 19b 204 ± 29b
  1. a-dMeans in a row without a common letter differ, p < 0.05.
  2. Data are mean ± SD, n = 15.