Anti-Obesity Activity of Shorea Robusta G. Leaves Extract on High Fat Diet Induced Obesity in Albino Rats

@inproceedings{Supriya2012AntiObesityAO,
  title={Anti-Obesity Activity of Shorea Robusta G. Leaves Extract on High Fat Diet Induced Obesity in Albino Rats},
  author={K. Supriya and Sarita Kotagiri and Vrushabendra Swamy Bm and P ArchanaSwamy},
  year={2012}
}
Obesity is often defined simply as a condition of abnormal or excessive fat accumulation in adipose tissue, to the extent that health may be impaired. In the past 20 years, the prevalence rates of obesity have tripled in developing countries. Shorea robusta Geartn is a medicinal plant demonstrated to exert multiple health benefits. Hence, present study was undertaken to evaluate anti-obesity effect of hydro-alcoholic extract of Shorea robusta (HASR) leaves on high fat diet induced obesity in… CONTINUE READING