Histological Investigation of the Effects of Croton zambesicus on the Liver of Swiss albino mice

@article{Ofusori2007HistologicalIO,
  title={Histological Investigation of the Effects of Croton zambesicus on the Liver of Swiss albino mice},
  author={D. A. Ofusori and A. E. Adelakun and A. Ayoka and J. Ibeh and A. Adeeyo and A. Adesanya and K. Ajeigbe},
  journal={The Internet Journal of Gastroenterology},
  year={2007},
  volume={7}
}
  • D. A. Ofusori, A. E. Adelakun, +4 authors K. Ajeigbe
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • The Internet Journal of Gastroenterology
  • Histological effects of Croton zambesicus (C. zambesicus) traditionally used as antimalaria therapy was studied on the liver of Swiss albino mice. Mice of male sex (n=15), were randomly assigned into control group (A; n=5) and two treatments (B & C; n=10). The mice in the treatment groups received 5mg and 10mg of C. zambesicus per kg of body weight for five consecutive days, while the control mice received equal amounts of normal saline for the same period of days. The mice were sacrificed on… CONTINUE READING
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