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Effect of banana stem juice on biochemical changes in liver of normal and hyperoxaluric rats.
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PMID:  1459624     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Influence of stem extract of banana (family Musaceae), was studied on glycolic acid oxidase (GAO) and lactate dehydrogenase enzymes, calcium, phosphorus, oxalate and glycolic acid in liver tissues of sodium glycolate-induced hyperoxaluric rats. Activity of GAO was significantly lowered in the extract-treated rats compared to that of the glycolate-fed rats. LDH increased significantly in glycolate administered rats when compared with the extract-treated rats. The levels of calcium, phosphorus, oxalate and glycolic acid during hyperoxaluric state showed remarkable alterations in liver tissue.
P Kailash; P Varalakshmi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Indian journal of experimental biology     Volume:  30     ISSN:  0019-5189     ISO Abbreviation:  Indian J. Exp. Biol.     Publication Date:  1992 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1993-01-11     Completed Date:  1993-01-11     Revised Date:  2012-05-23    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0233411     Medline TA:  Indian J Exp Biol     Country:  INDIA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  440-2     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Medical Biochemistry, University of Madras, India.
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MeSH Terms
Alcohol Oxidoreductases / analysis
Calcium / analysis
Glycolates / analysis
Hyperoxaluria / chemically induced,  metabolism*
L-Lactate Dehydrogenase / analysis
Liver / chemistry,  drug effects*,  enzymology
Oxalates / analysis
Oxalic Acid
Phosphorus / analysis
Plant Extracts / pharmacology
Rats, Wistar
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Glycolates; 0/Oxalates; 0/Plant Extracts; 144-62-7/Oxalic Acid; 7440-70-2/Calcium; 7723-14-0/Phosphorus; 79-14-1/glycolic acid; EC 1.1.-/Alcohol Oxidoreductases; EC Dehydrogenase; EC oxidase

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