Connective tissue growth factor (CTGF; 36 kDa) protein expression in wild type (wt) and α8 integrin-deficient (α8-/-) mesangial cells (MCs) and vascular smooth muscle cells (VSCMs). Staining for β-actin was used as a loading control. Results are representative for 3 similar experiments.
Marek et al. BMC Cell Biology 2010 11:102 doi:10.1186/1471-2121-11-102