|The Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETD) repository holds full-text theses and dissertations submitted for higher degrees at the University (including submissions from former Cape Technikon and Peninsula Technikon).|
Now showing items 1-4 of 4
Effect of smoking and waist circumference on biochemical markers of oxidative stress in subjects with IGT and newly diagnosed diabetics from Bellville South, Western Cape, South Africa
(Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2011)
Studies have shown that oxidative stress (OS) is a major pathological risk factor in various diseases, including type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Hyperglycemia independently is a generator of free radicals, hence increases ...
The effects of the wild african potato (hypoxis hemerocallidea) supplementation on streptozotocin-induced diabetic wistar rats reproductive function
(Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2015)
Diabetes mellitus (DM) has been reported to be one of the greatest global public health threats. Statistics of the fertility status of modern society has linked increased DM to a decrease in fertility rates. Hyperglycaemia ...
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 ...
The possible therapeutic effects of vindoline on testicular and epididymal function in diabetes-induced oxidative stress male Wistar rats
(Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2018)
Diabetes mellitus is defined as a group of metabolic disorders characterised by chronic hyperglycaemia due to insufficient production and/or action of insulin and is regarded as one of the major sources of morbidity, ...