Effects of the iaolated compounds on NF-κB activation. Cells were treated with various concentrations of benzyl alcohol, the highest effective concentration of hydrobenzoin and 5-HMF for 12 h harvested for western bolt analysis of p50 and IκBβ protein expression. in the presence of 100 ng/ml LPS, six replicates of the same experiment is shown.
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