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From: Vitamin D and the vitamin D receptor are critical for control of the innate immune response to colonic injury

Figure 3

Colitis development following DSS administration. Representative sections and histological assessment of colonic samples from A) WT and B) VDR KO mice receiving water; C) WT and D) VDR KO mice 5 days after receiving 3.5% DSS; E) WT and F) VDR KO mice 5 days after 2.5% DSS; G) WT and H) VDR KO mice 10 days after 2.5% DSS. Edema (asterisk), cellular inflammation in all layers (arrows).

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