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Fig. 2 | Parasites & Vectors

Fig. 2

From: Effects of ghrelin supplementation on the acute phase of Chagas disease in rats

Fig. 2

Analysis of peritoneal cells. Male Wistar rats were infected with T. cruzi and treated for 14 days with ghrelin. On day 15 post-infection, the animals were euthanized and the peritoneal cells collected. The cells were labelled with anti-rat macrophage subset+/PE and/or anti-rat RT1B+/PerCP antibodies and analyzed by flow cytometry. a Macrophage subset+ populations. b Macrophage+ RT1B+ populations. Abbreviations: C, non-infected and non-treated control; CG, non-infected and treated control; I, infected and non-treated animals; IG, infected and treated animals. *P < 0.05

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