AB176. Icariside II ameliorates diabetic nephropathy in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats

Objective: To investigate the therapeutic effects and potential mechanisms of icariside II (ICA II) on improving diabetic nephropathy (DN) in streptozotocin (STZ) induced type I diabetic rats. Methods: Newborn male Sprague-Dawley rats were labeled with thymidine analog 5-ethynyl-2-deoxyuridine (EdU) for tracking endogenous label retaining progenitor cells… CONTINUE READING