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Table 3 Effect of agaro-oligosaccharides on SOD activity in different organs of CCl4 induced rats a

From: Antioxidant activity and hepatoprotective potential of agaro-oligosaccharides in vitro and in vivo

Groups Liver (U/mg prot) Heart (U/mgprot) Serum (U/ml)
Normal control 34.18 ± 2.45 46.80 ± 2.84 313.77 ± 24.01
CCl4 control 26.97 ± 6.69# 27.71 ± 2.26# 306.89 ± 19.29
Vitamin C 33.11 ± 2.79* 32.75 ± 1.73 318.35 ± 16.39
G4 (200 mg/kg) 33.45 ± 2.87* 34.37 ± 1.34 361.08 ± 9.37*#
G5 (400 mg/kg) 38.64 ± 8.44* 37.33 ± 2.45 365.53 ± 21.13*#
G6 (600 mg/kg) 35.42 ± 2.86* 40.49 ± 2.21* 364.92 ± 14.21*#
  1. a n = 8. Each value represents the mean ± SD.
  2. Significant values: *P < 0.05 (vs CCl4 group); #P < 0.05 (vs Normal group).