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Table 4 Effects of various fractions of C. opaca fruit on GSH, QR and DNA fragmentation

From: Effects of Carissa opaca fruits extracts on oxidative pulmonary damages and fibrosis in rats

Group GSH (μM/g tissue) QR (nM/min/mg protein) DNA damages %
Control 27.07 ± 1.41e 119.18 ± 3.03 g 12.82 ± 1.38e
Oil + DMSO 24.23 ± 1.50e 124.27 ± 3.68 g 13.53 ± 1.98e
CCl4 10.23 ± 0.65a 60.74 ± 2.13a 61.42 ± 2.70a
Sily + CCl4 20.53 ± 1.41d 104.47 ± 3.22f 19.19 ± 1.48d
HFC + CCl4 11.65 ± 0.46b 66.18 ± 2.87b 33.26 ± 0.72b
EFC + CCl4 11.90 ± 0.57b 73.30 ± 3.17c 33.47 ± 0.48b
MFC + CCl4 15.79 ± 1.00c 91.26 ± 2.32e 20.33 ± 1.54d
  1. Values are Mean ± SD (06 number). Sily = Silymarin.
  2. a-h (Means with different letters) indicate significance at p < 0.05.