Table 2 of Suryanarayana, Mol Vis 2003; 9:223-230.


Table 2. Effect of curcumin on lipid peroxidation, glutathione and activities of polyol pathway enzymes in galactose-induced cataract in rats

The data presented below are the mean±SD (n=5). The asterisk denotes that the data are significantly different from Group A. One μmoles NADPH oxidized/hr/100 mg protein and two μmoles NADH oxidized/hr/100 mg protein.

 Parameter      Group A       Group B       Group C       Group D
------------   ----------   -----------   -----------   -----------
TBARS          10.98±1.43   17.28±1.00*   14.94±1.42*    17.02±1.57*
n mol/g lens

GSH            11.45±0.29    5.53±0.22*    7.30±0.16*    4.43±0.16*
μmol/lens

AR1            33.57±2.53   42.60±1.54*   37.98±4.89    39.96±5.98*


SDH2            4.86±0.47    5.41±1.86     5.32±1.05     5.59±1.03

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