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Browsing by Subject "Garcinia kola"
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Effects of dietary Garcinia kola supplementation and oxidative stress in isolated perfused rat hearts (Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2014)Background: Oxidative stress and chronic inflammation contributes significantly to the pathogenesis of several ischaemic heart diseases, including atherosclerotic plaque rupture and myocardial infarction. It is widely ...
Effects of kolaviron–a Garcinia kola biflavonoid on biochemical and histological parameters in streptozotocin - induced diabetes and diabetic complications (nephrotoxicity and hepatotoxicity) in male Wistar rats (Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2014)Diabetes mellitus (DM) results in severe metabolic imbalances and pathological changes in many tissues. Chronic inflammation and oxidative stress have been implicated in the pathophysiology of diabetes mellitus. Garcinia ...