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Fig. 6 | Particle and Fibre Toxicology

Fig. 6

From: Morphometric analysis of inflammation in bronchial biopsies following exposure to inhaled diesel exhaust and allergen challenge in atopic subjects

Fig. 6

Immunohistochemical staining of IL-4-positive cells in human bronchial submucosa tissue. a Representative 20X image of positive staining using mAb 4D9 for IL-4 with positive staining in red with Mayer’s hematoxylin counterstain in blue from a subject exposed to FAA. b Zoom region (40X) highlighted in black box of panel a. c Positive pixel count quantification of submucosa region for IL-4 staining. Data are expressed as mean ± SEM. n = 12 for each experimental condition. *p < 0.05

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