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Table 4 Teratogenic dose response of zebrafish embryos exposed to crude and fraction of fruit extract of Momordica charanti at 72hpf

From: Bitter gourd (Momordica charantia) possess developmental toxicity as revealed by screening the seeds and fruit extracts in zebrafish embryos

Con. (μg/ml)Developmental arrestaCardiac toxicityaBlood circulationaHatchinga
Mean± S.DMean± S.DMean± S.DMean± S.D
Fruit crude
 Control00000000
 100000000
 500000000
 1500000000
 2000000000
 2500000000
 3000000000
 50001000100000
Fruit C18 frac. #2
 Control00000000
 100000000
 50050.250000
 10001000100000
 15001000100000
  1. a Percentage of embryos showing the developmental defect. The values are the mean of three biological replication ± Standard deviation (S.D)