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Table 8 Effect of Datura extracts on activity levels of endogenous antioxidant enzymes

From: Preclinical anticancer studies on the ethyl acetate leaf extracts of Datura stramonium and Datura inoxia

Groups CAT (U/min) POD (U/min) SOD (U/mg protein) GST (nM/min/ml)
Vehicle control 1.7 ± 0.02c 2.1 ± 0.03e 4.00 ± 0.05a 216.04 ± 1.46c
Positive control 2.2 ± 0.04b 3.1 ± 0.06c 3.51 ± 0.03b 236.04 ± 1.46b
Disease control 0.5 ± 0.04e 1 ± 0.04g 0.96 ± 0.05g 81.01 ± 0.44g
DSL LD (P) 0.9 ± 0.07d 1.7 ± 0.02f 2.42 ± 0.02f 108.03 ± 0.63f
DSL HD (P) 1 ± 0.006d 2.2 ± 0.01e 2.83 ± 0.04d 162.02 ± 0.70d
DIL LD (P) 1.8 ± 0.06c 1.6 ± 0.04f 2.79 ± 0.02d 108.02 ± 1.03f
DIL HD (P) 2.0 ± 0.13b 4.2 ± 0.03a 3.18 ± 0.03c 297.05 ± 1.60a
DSL HD (T) 2.1 ± 0.08b 2.8 ± 0.09d 2.65 ± 0.10e 135.02 ± 0.63e
DIL HD (T) 2.5 ± 0.15a 3.9 ± 0.10b 2.72 ± 0.09e 162.03 ± 1.54d
  1. Results are expressed as mean ± SD (n = 6, where n = number of rats analysed in each group). Values with different superscripts (a-g) in the columns indicate they are significantly (p < 0.05) different form each other