Polyphenols-rich Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (L.) Taub. beans show hypoglycemic and β-cells protective effects in type 2 diabetic rats.

@article{Gandhi2014PolyphenolsrichCT,
  title={Polyphenols-rich Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (L.) Taub. beans show hypoglycemic and β-cells protective effects in type 2 diabetic rats.},
  author={Gopalsamy Rajiv Gandhi and Pautu Vanlalhruaia and Antony Stalin and Santiagu Stephen Irudayaraj and S Ignacimuthu and Michael Gabriel Paulraj},
  journal={Food and chemical toxicology : an international journal published for the British Industrial Biological Research Association},
  year={2014},
  volume={66},
  pages={358-65}
}
The aim of this study was to evaluate the antidiabetic activity of Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (L.) Taub. (Fabaceae) beans in high-fat diet (HFD) fed-streptozotocin (STZ)-induced type 2 diabetic rats. Dose dependent response of oral treatment of C. tetragonoloba beans' methanol extract (CTme) (200 and 400mg/kg b wt.) was assessed by measuring fasting blood… CONTINUE READING