Research Paper Volume 12, Issue 12 pp 12285—12304

Influences of circulatory factors on intervertebral disc aging phenotype

Figure 5. Effects of circulatory factors on gene expression of key SASP factors in IVDs in mouse heterochronic parabiotants. qRT-PCR quantitation of TFNα (A), L-1β (B) and IL-6 (C) mRNAs from discs from the four groups of mice. Data shown are mean ± SD of 5 independent experiments, *p < 0.05.