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Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity
Volume 2016, Article ID 4137908, 16 pages
Research Article

Phenolic Rich Extract from Clinacanthus nutans Attenuates Hyperlipidemia-Associated Oxidative Stress in Rats

1Laboratory of Molecular Biomedicine, Institute of Bioscience, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
2Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
3Department of Food Science, Faculty of Food Science and Technology, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia

Received 14 September 2015; Revised 25 November 2015; Accepted 25 November 2015

Academic Editor: Ahmed Abdel Moneim

Copyright © 2016 Nadarajan Sarega et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Supplementary Material

The table shows the food composition of the normal pellet, and High Fat and High Cholesterol (HFHC) Diets. The rats were allowed to adapt to their environment for at least 10 days on normal pellet diet prior to commencement of interventions. The rats were then randomly divided into nine groups of seven rats each; the normal control (NC) received normal pellet, while the other groups received HFHC to induce hypercholesterolemia in addition to the respective treatments. Every kg of the HFHC formulation contained higher cholesterol, fats and protein compared to the normal pellet.

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