sitelogo
 Home»Biochemistry» In vivo antioxidant activity of Emilia Sonchifolia leaves aqueous extract on Wistar albino rats

In vivo antioxidant activity of Emilia Sonchifolia leaves aqueous extract on Wistar albino rats

 Department: Biochemistry  
 By: usericon bobyuzee  

 Project ID: 2636
   Rating:  (3.3) votes: 6
Rate this project
   Price:₦3000
Abstract
The free radical and reactive oxygen species scavenging activities of n-hexane leate aqueous extract of Emilia Sonchifolia plant was evaluated by employing various anti oxidant analysis: Lipid peroxidation, superoxide dismutase activity, catalase activity, glutathione peroxidase assays. A total of twenty (20) albino rats where used for this study and where group into four of five (5) rats in each, Group one (1) serve as control, group two (2) is the extracts only, group three (3) is the negative control with sodium arsenite and group four (4) is extract and sodium arsenite. The result from superoxide dismutase, catalase and glutathione peroxidase assay indicates that the animals in group two (2) and four (4) shows signifaut increase in the activities of the antioxidant enzymes as compared to group one (1)and three (3). The lipid poroxidation assessment of the extract indicates that there is significant increase in effect of the plant extract as to reduce the activity of reactive oxygen species. This, Emilia Sochifolia leaves aqueous extract can serve as a potential source of antioxidant medication in the treatment of oxidative stress. ...
Preview +
Other Biochemistry project topics and materials you might be interested in
»Phytochemical and nutritive composition of fluted pumpkin
»Comparative evaluation of heavy metal loads in some selected soft drinks in Owerri, Imo state
»Antilipidemic effect of water (H2O) extract of desmodium velutinum leaves on albino Wistar rats
»The extraction of manganese (iv) ion from aqueous media using 1-phethyl-3-methyl pyrazolone-5
»The effect of water extract of cola nitida pod on lipoprotein concentrations of albino Wistar rats
»Preliminary investigation on effects of burantashi extract on lipoproteins of albino male and female whistar rats
»Evaluation of the immunomodulatory effect of oral administration of the methanol extract of gongronema latifolium (utazi) in wistar albino rats
»Comparative study on the free radical scavenging potential of turmeric and beetroot
»Qualitative phytochemical and gas chromatography mass spectrometry GCMS of Nhexane extracted leaves of sabicea calycina
»Determination of total petroleum hydrocarbons in Niger river
»Heavy metal constituents of edible food grown around electronic waste dump site in Yenagoa
»Hydrogen peroxide scavenging activities and reducing power of various fruits juice in Yenagoa
»Charges in the concentration of nitric oxide in the serum gills brain liver and kidney of clarias gariepinus exposed to glyphosatebased herbicide
»Quality assessment of some selected sachet water sold in Bayelsa state
»Assessment of iodine and magnesium in drinking water in some flood affected areas of Bayelsa state

Upload Project

Do you have project materials to share? Upload and earn with it.

Departments