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Figure 5 | Biology of Sex Differences

Figure 5

From: Growth hormone exacerbates diabetic renal damage in male but not female rats

Figure 5

Effect of sex on renal cortical TGF-β protein abundance in control and diabetic rats treated with and without GH. (A) STZ and STZ + GH treatment increased female cortical TGF-β protein levels from control equally. * P < 0.01 vs. female controls. (B) STZ treatment increased male TGF-B levels significantly, and STZ + GH significantly increased those levels. * P < 0.01 vs. male controls, # P < 0.05 vs. male STZ.

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