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Table 2 Biochemical analysis (LPO, GSH, CAT and SOD)

From: Low dose triterpene-quinone fraction from Ardisia crispa root precludes chemical-induced mouse skin tumor promotion

Group LPO (nmol MDA/g tissue) GSH (μg/mg tissue) CAT (U/μg protein) SOD (U/mg protein)
I 1.65 ± 0.10 0.84 ± 0.05a 1.97 ± 0.13b 4.93 ± 0.42
II 1.82 ± 0.09b 0.61 ± 0.06b 2.33 ± 0.14b 4.47 ± 0.41
III 1.30 ± 0.23a 0.95 ± 0.07a 0.81 ± 0.06a 4.98 ± 0.39
IV 1.37 ± 0.16a 0.77 ± 0.09 1.67 ± 0.33a,b 5.35 ± 0.45
V 1.48 ± 0.19 0.89 ± 0.09a 0.83 ± 0.07a 5.82 ± 0.38
VI 2.26 ± 0.19a,b 0.95 ± 0.07a 0.95 ± 0.06a 4.78 ± 0.25
VII 1.35 ± 0.16 0.75 ± 0.10 0.86 ± 0.10a 4.71 ± 0.50
VIII 1.76 ± 0.13 0.66 ± 0.11b 0.64 ± 0.06a 4.49 ± 0.43
IX 2.14 ± 0.17b 0.45 ± 0.07b 0.84 ± 0.07a 5.84 ± 0.58
  1. aP < 0.05 compared with carcinogen control; bP < 0.05 compared with curcumin