The level of inflammatory signaling pathways in the kidneys of mice with AAI-induced acute nephropathy.

<p>The expression of p-MEK (<b>A</b>), p-STAT3 (<b>B</b>) and p-Smad3 (<b>C</b>) in kidney tissues was determined using Western blotting and representative results of Western blotting are shown (<b>D</b>). All values are expressed as the means ± SD from each group (n = 9). * and ** indicate <i>p</i> < 0.05 and <i>p</i> < 0.01 compared to the Control group, respectively; †† indicates <i>p</i> < 0.01 compared to the AAI group.</p>