Table 3

Anti-oxidant levels in BR- and EMS- or MMS- treated animals
Treatment Group SOD Activity / mg protein Catalase Activity / mg protein GSH activity / mg protein GST activity / mg protein
Control 0.02 ± 0.01 5.32 ± 1.09 2.44 ± 0.53 8.26 ± 1.32
Rasayana I 0.03 ± 0.01 7.69 ± 2.85 2.15 ± 0.28 7.11 ± 2.68**
Rasayana II 0.01 ± 0.01 5.13 ±0.13 2.66 ± 0.02 1.46 ± 0.09**
EMS only 0.03 ± 0.01 10.73 ± 2.31** 1.55 ± 0.79** 2.09 ± 0.90**
Rasayana I + EMS 0.04 ± 0.01* 4.09 ± 0.55 2.75 ± 0.00 6.94 ± 2.54
Rasayana II + EMS 0.05 ± 0.01* 4.59 ± 0.16 2.48 ± 0.09 11.47 ± 6.36
MMS Only 0.02 ± 0.01 2.68 ± 1.16** 2.83 ± 0.07 0.72 ± 0.18**
Rasayana I + MMS 0.05 ± 0.00* 6.17 ± 1.29* 1.81 ± 0.66 8.92 ± 5.17
Rasayana II + MMS 0.04 ± 0.01* 3.80 ± 1.23 2.48 ± 0.28 9.91 ± 2.44

* Significant when compared to animals treated with EMS or MMS only (p <0.05).

**Significant when compared to Control animals (p <0.05).

Guruprasad et al.

Guruprasad et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2012 12:113   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-12-113

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