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Table 2 Therapeutic effects of garlic and tomato against cadmium (Cd) induced biochemical parameters in mice at 30 days

From: Protective and therapeutic effects of garlic and tomato on cadmium-induced neuropathology in mice

Groups Autopsy days Parameters
AChE (mmol/g wet tissue) Glycogen (mg/g) Cholesterol (mg/g) Total proteins (mg/g)
Control 15 41.36 ± 6.63 44.31 ± 5.96 39.48 ± 8.54 14.06 ± 0.78
Cd 15 24.05 ± 2.97oa 33.90 ± 5.18ns 19.90 ± 1.84ns 8.82 ± 0.67*a
Cd + GE 30 60.22 ± 9.14*b 58.92 ± 22.52ns 28.73 ± 13.59ns 7.80 ± 2.80ns
Cd + TE 30 48.23 ± 13.49ns 43.46 ± 4.19ns 32.18 ± 13.06ns 5.91 ± 0.56ob
Cd + GE + TE 30 51.08 ± 7.04*c 51.93 ± 9.71ns 25.41 ± 13.98ns 6.25 ± 1.56ns
  1. a vs. control; b, c vs. Cd. The mean values having dissimilar superscripts differ at p < 0.05 in the Turkey’s Honestly significant difference
  2. AChE acetylcholinesterase, GE garlic extract, TE tomato extract)
  3. *Significant variations at p < 0.0001
  4. Op < 0.01
  5. nsNon significant variations at p > 0.05