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Fig. 8 | Parasites & Vectors

Fig. 8

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

Fig. 8

Cytokine quantification. 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 sera collected. Cytokines INF-γ (a), IL-12 (b) and IL-6 (c) were quantified by ELISA. 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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