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Hypolipidemic Effect of Pleurotus djamor var. roseus in Experimentally Induced Hypercholesteromic Rats.

@inproceedings{Jegadeesh2014HypolipidemicEO,
  title={Hypolipidemic Effect of Pleurotus djamor var. roseus in Experimentally Induced Hypercholesteromic Rats.},
  author={R. Jegadeesh and N. Raaman and L. Hariprasath and V. Ramesh and R. Srikumar},
  year={2014}
}
  • R. Jegadeesh, N. Raaman, +2 authors R. Srikumar
  • Published 2014
  • Biology
  • Hypercholesteremia is one of the risk factors for coronary artery disease. Mushrooms are low calorie food with very little fat and are highly suitable for obese persons. The present study highlights the efficacy of edible mushroom Pleurotus djamor var. roseus extracts on total cholesterol, low density lipoprotein (LDL), very low density lipoprotein (VLDL), High density lipoprotein (HDL) and free fatty acid in experimentally induced hypercholesteromic rats. Five group of rats were employed which… CONTINUE READING

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