alloxan


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alloxan

[ə′läk·sən]
(biochemistry)
C4H2N2O4 Crystalline oxidation product of uric acid; induces diabetes experimentally by selective destruction of pancreatic beta cells. Also known as mesoxyalyurea.
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The groups I and V fed on basic purified diet (AIN-76-A), group II, III and IV which comprised alloxan induced diabetic rats were fed on AIN-76-A (group II), on chickpea HFD (group III), and on Bengal gram HFD (group IV), group VI-VIII which were induced hypercholesterolemic rats were fed on AIN-76-A (group VI) on chickpea HFD (group VII) and on Bengal gram HFD (group VIII).
Bioactivity of diosmetin glycosides isolated from the epicarp of date fruits, Phoenix dactylifera, on the biochemical profile of alloxan diabetic male rats.
The study was conducted to determine antidiabetic efficacy of Cinnamomumtamala and Aloevera water extracts on alloxan induced diabetes mice.
Our results were similar to the work done by Parmar and Kar9 who studied the effect of methanolic pomegranate peel extract in a dose of 200 mg/kg body weight in alloxan induced diabetic mice for the duration of four weeks.
Antidiabetic, antidyslipidymic and antioxidative potential of methanolic root extract of Stevia rebaudiana (Bertoni) on alloxan induced diabetic.
60 male Wistar rats of 300 to 320 g in weight underwent an intraperitoneally application of alloxan (150 mg/kg) and were monitored starting from the third day after administration of glucose and insulin (as indicated by the commercial kits).
Oral administration of Catharanthus roseus leaf extract has been shown to reduce blood glucose levels in alloxan diabetic rats (Jayanthi et al.
Alloxan monohydrate and Chloroform were purchased from sigma Chemicals Co.
Trigonella foenum graecum (fenugreek) seed powder improves glucose homeostasis in alloxan diabetic rat tissues by reversing the altered glycolytic, gluconeogenic and lipogenic enzymes.
Protective effect of curcumin on histopathology and ultrastructure of pancreas in the alloxan treated rats for induction of diabetes.