Antioxidant Activity of the Bulb and Aerial Parts of Ornithogalum sintenisii L ( Liliaceae ) at Flowering Stage

@inproceedings{Ebrahimzadeh2010AntioxidantAO,
  title={Antioxidant Activity of the Bulb and Aerial Parts of Ornithogalum sintenisii L ( Liliaceae ) at Flowering Stage},
  author={Mohammad Ali Ebrahimzadeh and Seyed Mohammad Nabavi and Bahman Eslami},
  year={2010}
}
Purpose: Ornithogalum sintenisii is an Iranian species with little known about its pharmacological effects. The purpose of the present study was to investigate some antioxidant properties of the plant. Methods: The antioxidant potency of the freeze-dried methanol extract of O. sintenisii bulbs and aerial parts were investigated by evaluating the following parameters: linoleic acid peroxidation, 1,1-diphenyl2-picryl hydrazyl radical (DPPH), scavenging of nitric oxide and hydrogen peroxide as… CONTINUE READING
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