Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2015 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

ACE Reduces Metabolic Abnormalities in a High-Fat Diet Mouse Model

Table 3

Oxidative stress and antioxidant parameters.

GroupsNaiveControlACE 100ACE 200Curcumin 50

Serum
 ROS (U/mL)772 ± 881,428 ± 402##1,091 ± 2111,041 ± 368976 ± 358

Liver
 ROS (U/mg protein)127.9 ± 26.9180.5 ± 57.8##166.4 ± 54.196.6 ± 20.3109.3 ± 17.8
 MDA (μM/mg protein)2.9 ± 1.742.1 ± 20.0###10.0 ± 18.25.13 ± 4.52.8 ± 1.2
 Protein carbonyl (μM/mg protein)50.5 ± 19.385.9 ± 21.5##67.3 ± 8.974.5 ± 10.864.4 ± 10.0
 TAC (μM/mg protein)901 ± 138648 ± 111##521 ± 128714 ± 263550 ± 119
 Total GSH (mM/mg protein)2.31 ± 0.181.88 ± 0.17###2.25 ± 0.331.54 ± 0.441.57 ± 0.29
 GSH-px (U/mg protein)8.78 ± 2.7110.88 ± 3.70 10.62 ± 3.2114.75 ± 8.1125.04 ± 7.80
 GSH-rd (U/mg protein) 7.7 ± 1.625.82 ± 0.43##6.8 ± 1.207.23 ± 1.935.37 ± 0.87
 SOD (U/mg protein)181.1 ± 30.6117.1 ± 16.4##143.9 ± 24.8136.7 ± 14.6124.1 ± 35.5
 Catalase (U/mg protein)923 ± 991,168 ± 195##1,421 ± 6301,388 ± 4551,060 ± 244

Data were expressed as mean ± standard deviation (SD). ##P < 0.01, ###P < 0.001 compared with naive group. P < 0.05, P < 0.01, and < 0.001 compared with control group. ACE (water extract of Artemisia iwayomogi and Curcuma longa).