Protection of testis through antioxidant action of Mallotus roxburghianus in alloxan-induced diabetic rat model.

@article{Roy2015ProtectionOT,
  title={Protection of testis through antioxidant action of Mallotus roxburghianus in alloxan-induced diabetic rat model.},
  author={Vikas Kumar Roy and Lalramdinthara Chenkual and Guruswami Gurusubramanian},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2015},
  volume={176},
  pages={268-80}
}
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Mallotus roxburghianus is used for its antihyperglycaemic properties in Southeast Asia especially in Northeast India (Mizoram) and is also recognized in traditional medicine. About 90% of diabetic patients have been associated with reproductive impairments. The primary aim of this investigation is to examine the effects of diabetes on oxidative stress, steroidogenesis, histopathology, proliferation of germ cells with proliferative cell nuclear antigen (PCNA) and… CONTINUE READING