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Oxidative stress biomarkers of exposure to deltamethrin in freshwater fish, Channa punctatus Bloch.
The pyrethroid class of insecticides, including deltamethrin, are being used as substitutes for organochlorines and organophosphates in pest-control programs because of their low environmentalExpand
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Induction of hepatic antioxidants in freshwater catfish (Channa punctatus Bloch) is a biomarker of paper mill effluent exposure.
Enzymatic and non-enzymatic antioxidants serve as an important biological defense against environmental oxidative stress. Information on antioxidant defense in fish is meager despite that fish areExpand
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Biomarkers of oxidative stress: a comparative study of river Yamuna fish Wallago attu (Bl. & Schn.).
Various oxidative stress biomarkers in gill, kidney and liver tissues in the Indian freshwater fish Wallago attu (Bl. & Schn.) were investigated. Fish were collected from two sites along the riverExpand
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Aqueous extract of walnut (Juglans regia L.) protects mice against cyclophosphamideinduced biochemical toxicity
Walnut (Juglans regia L.) is extensively used in traditional systems of medicine for treatment of various ailments. It is described as an anticancer, tonic, blood purifier and detoxifier agent. TheExpand
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The modulatory effect of deltamethrin on antioxidants in mice.
BACKGROUND Deltamethrin is a alpha-cyano pyrethroid insecticide used extensively in pest control. Although initially thought to be least toxic, a number of recent reports showed its toxicity inExpand
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Immunomodulatory effects of fenugreek (Trigonella foenum graecum L.) extract in mice.
Immunomodulatory activity of aqueous extract of Trigonella foenum graecum L., a widely used medicinal and dietary herb, was evaluated in male Swiss albino mice. Mice were treated with three doses ofExpand
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Attenuation of tamoxifen-induced hepatotoxicity by taurine in mice.
BACKGROUND One of the most attractive approaches to disease prevention involves the use of natural antioxidants to protect tissue against toxic injury. We investigated the modulatory effects ofExpand
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Effect of Endosulfan on Antioxidants of Freshwater Fish Channa punctatus Bloch: 1. Protection Against Lipid Peroxidation in Liver by Copper Preexposure
Effect of a single exposure of endosulfan (5 ppb) on catalase (CAT), glutathione peroxidase (GPx), glutathione S-transferase (GST), and reduced glutathione (GSH) of liver, kidney, and gill of aExpand
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Inhibition of benzo[a]pyrene- and cyclophoshamide-induced mutagenicity by Cinnamomum cassia.
Cinnamomum cassia is used as a flavoring spice with some established medicinal properties. In this study, we evaluated the antimutagenic effect of C. cassia against two mutagens, viz. benzo[a]pyreneExpand
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Genotoxic and oxidative stress‐inducing effects of deltamethrin in the erythrocytes of a freshwater biomarker fish species, Channa punctata Bloch
Deltamethrin, an α‐cyano class of pyrethroid insecticide is used in insect pest control and antimalaria programs in several countries including India. Although various toxic manifestations ofExpand
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