Table 2. Levels of TBARS, HP and CD in the brain tissue of diabetic rats.

Name of the group

TBARS (mmole/100g)

HP (10-5mmole/100g)

CD (mmole/100g)

Normal control

0.72.06b

61.893.73b

40.003.79b

Normal+ UMB (30 mg/kg b.wt.)

0.60.05a

55.942.45a

34.003.74a

Diabetic control

2.95.22d

135.844.97d

68.004.56d

Diabetic+ UMB (30 mg/kg b.wt.)

0.85.07c

74.992.96c

47.333.50c

 

Values are given as means S.D from six rats in each group.

Values not sharing a common superscript vertically differ significantly at P<0.05 (DMRT).