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E-Journal of Chemistry
Volume 5 (2008), Issue 4, Pages 872-877
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2008/589394

Effect of Withania Somnifera Root Powder on the Levels of Circulatory Lipid Peroxidation and Liver Marker Enzymes in Chronic Hyperammonemia

B. Harikrishnan, P. Subramanian, and S. Subash

Department of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Annamalai University, Annamalainagar-608 002, Tamilnadu, India

Received 19 May 2008; Accepted 24 June 2008

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