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[Effects of Moxibustion on Expression of STAT 1, SOCS mRNA in Synovium of Rats with Rheumatoid Arthritis].

@article{Zhang2015EffectsOM,
  title={[Effects of Moxibustion on Expression of STAT 1, SOCS mRNA in Synovium of Rats with Rheumatoid Arthritis].},
  author={Chuan-ying Zhang and Fu-rong Shao and Rong-lin Cai and Juan Yuan and G. Yin and Zhao-liang Tang},
  journal={Zhen ci yan jiu = Acupuncture research},
  year={2015},
  volume={40 3},
  pages={
          205-9
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To observe the effect of moxibustion on mRNA expression of signal transducers and activators of transcription 1 (STAT 1), suppressors of cytokine signaling (SOCS) in synovium of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) rats, and to investigate its mechanism for relieving RA. METHODS 40 Wistar rats were equally and randomly divided into control, model, moxibustion, acupuncture and infrared groups (n = 8 in each group). RA model was developed by putting rats in windy, cold and damp room and… Expand
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