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Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 3592491, 11 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/3592491
Research Article

Alpha-Amylase Inhibition and Antioxidative Capacity of Some Antidiabetic Plants Used by the Traditional Healers in Southeastern Nigeria

1Department of Nature Conservation and Ethnobotany, Mangosuthu University of Technology P.O. Box 12363, Jacobs, Durban 4026, South Africa
2Department of Plant Science and Biotechnology, College of Natural Sciences, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Abia State, Nigeria
3Department of Biochemistry, College of Natural Sciences, Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike, Abia State, Nigeria
4GI Microbiology and Biotechnology Unit, Agricultural Research Council, Animal Production Institute, Irene, Pretoria 0062, South Africa

Correspondence should be addressed to Sunday O. Oyedemi

Received 27 October 2016; Accepted 6 February 2017; Published 6 March 2017

Academic Editor: Paula B. Andrade

Copyright © 2017 Sunday O. Oyedemi 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.

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