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Fig. 13 | Nutrition & Metabolism

Fig. 13

From: A novel anti-inflammatory natural product from Sphaeranthus indicus inhibits expression of VCAM1 and ICAM1, and slows atherosclerosis progression independent of lipid changes

Fig. 13

Effect of S. indicus extract on aortic lipid deposition in diet-induced hyperlipidemic LDL receptor-deficient mice. Mice were fed Western Diet for 4 weeks followed by treatment with S. indicus preparation by oral gavage for 8 weeks. Mice were fed WD during treatment period. At the end of 8 weeks of treatment, mice were bled retro-orbitally under isoflurane anesthesia, sacrificed by carbon dioxide asphyxiation, and aorta removed and processed for Oil Red O staining

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