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Table 3 Effects of Chicory on the ABCG2 protein Expressions in jejunum and ileum by immunohistochemistry (n = 6)

From: Cichorium intybus L. promotes intestinal uric acid excretion by modulating ABCG2 in experimental hyperuricemia

  Jejunum Ileum
Groups Positive area (105) Accumulated integrated optical density(104) Positive area (105) Accumulated integrated optical density(104)
CON 4.68 ± 2.11 2.16 ± 1.44 12.56 ± 0.66 4.24 ± 0.49
MOD 3.41 ± 1.77* 1.31 ± 0.81* 12.90 ± 0.83 3.72 ± 0.77**
BEN 4.17 ± 1.70 1.82 ± 1.12 12.82 ± 0.60 4.49 ± 0.65##
CHI-H 4.77 ± 1.27## 2.00 ± 0.48## 13.82 ± 0.29**## 8,87 ± 2.03**##
CHI-M 5.27 ± 1.02## 2.12 ± 0.49## 13.82 ± 0.42**## 7.46 ± 0.51**##
CHI-L 4.26 ± 1.40# 1.87 ± 0.84# 13.88 ± 0.18**## 7.54 ± 0.62**##
  1. Note:* P < 0.05, ** P < 0.01 vs. CON group; # P < 0.05, ## P < 0.01 vs. MOD group. Means with different superscript lowercase letters in the same column are significantly different