BioMed Research International / 2014 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Pistacia chinensis: A Potent Ameliorator of CCl4 Induced Lung and Thyroid Toxicity in Rat Model

Table 4

Protective effect of PCEB on lung GST, GSH, and GSH-Px.

TreatmentGST (nM/min/mg protein)GSH (nM/min/mg protein)GSH-Px (nM/min/mg protein)

Control177.0 ± 2.9c21.7 ± 1.31a144.3 ± 2.78a
CCl4 1 mL/kg b.w.94.3 ± 4.3f14.8 ± 1.25c78.7 ± 3.44e
CCl4+Silymarin206.7 ± 6.5a18.5 ± 1.11b137.7 ± 4.29b
CCl4+PCEB 200 mg/kg b.w.163.0 ± 4.6d16.8 ± 1.25bc115.3 ± 4.65d
CCl4+PCEB 400 mg/kg b.w.189.3 ± 5.0b17.2 ± 1.24b120.3 ± 5.82c
PCEB 400 mg/kg b.w.169.0 ± 6.3c20.8 ± 1.10a137.0 ± 1.34b
Vehicle control171.4 ± 2.7c21.3 ± 1.12a141.5 ± 1.36a

Mean ± SD (). Means with different letters (a–e) indicate significance at .