[Tumor necrosis factor-α induced protein 6 attenuates acute kidney injury following paraquat poisoning in rats].

@article{Xu2014TumorNF,
  title={[Tumor necrosis factor-α induced protein 6 attenuates acute kidney injury following paraquat poisoning in rats].},
  author={Jiajun Xu and Jiantao Zheng and Jingfa Zhu},
  journal={Zhonghua wei zhong bing ji jiu yi xue},
  year={2014},
  volume={26 6},
  pages={405-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To explore the effects of tumor necrosis factor-α induced protein 6 (TSG-6) on acute kidney injury (AKI) following paraquat poisoning in rats. METHODS Twenty-four male Sprague-Dawley (SD) rats were randomly divided into sham group (n=8), model group (n=8) and TSG-6-treated group (n=8) using a randomized number table. Rats were given an injection of 50 mg/kg of paraquat intraperitoneally (total volume was equalled to sterile normal saline) in model and TSG-6-treated groups. Rats in… CONTINUE READING