Protective role of Scoparia dulcis plant extract on brain antioxidant status and lipidperoxidation in streptozotocin diabetic male Wistar rats

@inproceedings{Pari2004ProtectiveRO,
  title={Protective role of Scoparia dulcis plant extract on brain antioxidant status and lipidperoxidation in streptozotocin diabetic male Wistar rats},
  author={Leelevinothan Pari and Muniappan Latha},
  year={2004}
}
Background: To investigate the effect of aqueous extract of Scoparia dulcis on the occurrence of oxidative stress in the brain of rats during diabetes by measuring the extent of oxidative damage as well as the status of the antioxidant defense system. Methods: Aqueous extract of Scoparia dulcis plant was administered orally and different doses of the extract on blood glucose, plasma insulin and the levels of thiobarbituric acid reactive substances (TBARS), hydroperoxides, superoxide dismutase… CONTINUE READING