Effect of Watermelon (Citrullus Vulgaris) Seed Kernels on Serum Lipid Profile and Body Weight of Male Albino Rats

  title={Effect of Watermelon (Citrullus Vulgaris) Seed Kernels on Serum Lipid Profile and Body Weight of Male Albino Rats},
  author={Journals Iosr and Biswas Dr. Alok Chattopadhyay Reetapa and Santa Datta},
Watermelon seeds usually thrown away, but are very good sources of protein, fat and minerals. Watermelon seeds collected, washed, dried and dehusked. The seed kernels were separated from the seed coat and ground in mixer grinder. Eight male Wister albino rats weighing 105-150g assigned into control and treated group (n = 4). The control group received normal stock diet (20% protein, 5 % fat, 60 % carbohydrate). The treated group received a modified diet ( 90g Stock diet excluding groundnut oil… 

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