Skip to main content

Table 4 Effect of agaro-oligosaccharides on GSH-Px 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 (NU/mgprot) Heart (NU/mgprot) Serum (× 103 NU)
Normal control 159.17 ± 6.97 200.20 ± 15.46 12.50 ± 1.44
CCl4 control 91.60 ± 3.97# 191.81 ± 36.90 10.38 ± 1.48#
Vitamin C 119.41 ± 9.86 204.86 ± 17.11 11.02 ± 0.66
G4 (200 mg/kg) 120.50 ± 17.05 203.63 ± 25.01 12.18 ± 1.95
G5 (400 mg/kg) 127.19 ± 12.17* 217.40 ± 10.82 13.13 ± 1.21
G6 (600 mg/kg) 118.92 ± 17.56 248.47 ± 39.28 12.26 ± 1.30
  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)