Ancient Science of Life

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Year
: 2007  |  Volume : 27  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 6--10

Phytochemical analysis of Achyranthes aspera and its activity on sesame oil induced lipid peroxidation


K Priya, S Krishnakumari 
 Department of Biochemistry, Kongunadu Arts and Science College, Coimbatore - 641 029, Tamilnadu, India

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K Priya
Department of Biochemistry, Kongunadu Arts and Science College, Coimbatore - 641 029, Tamilnadu
India

The effect of Achyranthes aspera  on lipid peroxidation were studied in rats fed with Sesame Oil. Increase in the levels of LPO in sesame oil treated groups returned towards normalcy in the plant extract treated groups revealing the antioxidant potential of the plant. Phytochemical studies revealed the presence of secondary metabolites. According to the results obtained Achyranthes aspera  inhibited Ferrous Ascorbate stimulated LPO.


How to cite this article:
Priya K, Krishnakumari S. Phytochemical analysis of Achyranthes aspera and its activity on sesame oil induced lipid peroxidation.Ancient Sci Life 2007;27:6-10


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Priya K, Krishnakumari S. Phytochemical analysis of Achyranthes aspera and its activity on sesame oil induced lipid peroxidation. Ancient Sci Life [serial online] 2007 [cited 2022 Nov 28 ];27:6-10
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