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From: Pioglitazone modulates the proliferation and apoptosis of vascular smooth muscle cells via peroxisome proliferators-activated receptor-gamma

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Validation of overexpression and silencing of PPARγ. A. Overexpression and silencing of PPARγ in VSMCs. VSMCs were transduced with Ad-mu-PPARγ, Ad-wt-PPARγ or Ad-siRNA-PPARγ, respectively. Cell pellets collected from different groups as indicated were probed against PPARγ and β-actin by Western blot. B. Quantification of PPARγ. The levels of PPARγ from distinct groups in (A) were quantified and normalized to the level of control. *P < 0.05, **P < 0.001. Each experiment has been repeated three times.

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