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Table 4 Alterations on genes involved in cardiac remodeling 8 weeks after MI

From: Krill oil attenuates left ventricular dilatation after myocardial infarction in rats

  Control feed Krill oil feed
  Sham MI MI-nPT MI-PT
  Relative units
ANP 0.17 ± 0.05 2.08 ± 0.35### 2.48 ± 0.36 1.21 ± 0.19*††
MMP-2 0.59 ± 0.13 2.44 ± 0.65# 1.88 ± 0.39 2.41 ± 0.53
MMP-9 0.07 ± 0.02 0.35 ± 0.20## 1.28 ± 0.69 1.68 ± 1.30
TIMP 0.74 ± 0.05 1.71 ± 0.18# 1.60 ± 0.24 1.05 ± 0.14*
CTGF 0.28 ± 0.01 0.94 ± 0.01 0.87 ± 0.15 1.27 ± 0.19
TGF-β 0.95 ± 0.14 1.83 ± 0.22# 1.90 ± 0.20 1.37 ± 0.11
TNF-α 1.39 ± 0.30 0.89 ± 0.20 2.24 ± 0.33** 0.99 ± 0.14††
IL-1β 0.89 ± 0.15 0.80 ± 0.10 1.11 ± 0.14 0.66 ± 0.07††
IL-6 0.88 ± 0.38 6.91 ± 2.38## 4.37 ± 0.83 1.92 ± 0.30*
MCP-1 1.20 ± 0.43 2.43 ± 0.53 3.00 ± 0.54 1.19 ± 0.10††
  1. Values are mean ± SEM. #P ≤ 0.05 vs sham, ##P ≤ 0.01 vs sham, ###P ≤ 0.001 vs sham, *P ≤ 0.05 vs MI-control **P ≤ 0.01 vs MI-control, P ≤ 0.05 vs MI-nPT, ††P ≤ 0.01 vs MI-nPT.