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Table 5 Comparison between the HO activity levels (pmol bilirubin/mg protein/h) of studied groups

From: Signaling mechanisms of a water soluble curcumin derivative in experimental type 1 diabetes with cardiomyopathy

  Control (n = 7) Control + NCD (n = 10) Diabetic (n = 6) Diabetic + NCD (n = 8) Diabetic + pure curcumin (n = 10) Diabetic + ZnPP (n = 8) Diabetic + ZnPP + NCD (n = 8)
Pancreatic tissue 857.1 ± 156.6 1093* ± 153.7 1287.5* ± 204.8 1853.1*§ ± 208.1 1535 *§# ± 201.1 918.7§ ± 119.3 1390.6*# ± 110.1
Cardiac tissue 544.3 ± 63.0 739.5* ± 82.3 1060 * ± 90.5 1593.7* § ± 117.8 1206*§# ± 148.4 793.7*§ ± 125.8 1393.7* §#• ± 214.5
  1. Results are presented as mean ± SD.
  2. *Values differ significantly from control (p < 0.05). #Values differ significantly from Diabetic + NCD (p < 0.05).
  3. §Values differ significantly from diabetic animals (p < 0.05). • Values differ significantly from Diabetic + ZnPP (p < 0.05).