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Table 5 Catalase activity in plant extract-treated sickle cell and healthy blood

From: Solenostemon monostachyus, Ipomoea involucrata and Carica papaya seed oil versus Glutathione, or Vernonia amygdalina: Methanolic extracts of novel plants for the management of sickle cell anemia disease

Treatment Catalase activity (μmol H2O2/min)
Healthy blood donor Sickle cell blood
Male Female Male Female
Control 46.40 ± 6.37 152.53 ± 46.10 9.24 ± 4.44 36.27 ± 16.11
Glutathione 5.33 ± 4.44 8.0 ± 8.95 3.20 ± 2.75 8.00 ± 7.47
Vernonia amygdalina 69.69 ± 10.08 29.87 ± 2.13 44.09 ± 12.94 22.16 ± 6.90
Ipomoea involucrata 8.53 ± 0.00 38.40 ± 11.27 19.91 ± 9.619 22.04 ± 2.46
Solenostemon monostachyus 34.13 ± 13.32 13.87 ± 3.70 14.93 ± 5.64 15.64 ± 3.26
Carica papaya seed oil 14.93 ± 5.64 40.53 ± 14.93 25.60 ± 10.67 25.60 ± 8.11
  1. Data expressed as mean ± SD (n = 10).