Effect of Ethanolic Extract of Pulverized Mangifera indica (Mango) Seed Kernel on Some Hematological Parameters in Normal and Monosodium Glutamate-Intoxicated Rats

@article{Egbuonu2018EffectOE,
  title={Effect of Ethanolic Extract of Pulverized Mangifera indica (Mango) Seed Kernel on Some Hematological Parameters in Normal and Monosodium Glutamate-Intoxicated Rats},
  author={Anthony Cemaluk C. Egbuonu},
  journal={International Journal of Research},
  year={2018},
  volume={4},
  pages={47-55}
}
Monosodium Glutamate (MSG), a food additive taken together with especially commercially processed foods [1] could dissociate to glutamate, an amino acid that could enter systemic circulation via related metabolic routes. Reports of MSG-intoxication in animals abound [2-11] . The non-fully understood biochemical basis of MSG-intoxication heightened research activities on particularly the possibilities of using hitherto agro waste to modulate any adverse effect of MSG in animals [12-14] . 

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