Antioxidant and Anti-inflammatory Activities Of Nyctanthes Arbor-Tristis Extracts
D. Isaac Dhinakaran, and G. Sakthivel
Corresponding Author : D. Isaac Dhinakaran
Department of Biotechnology, Ayya Nadar Janaki Ammal College, Sivakasi 626124,TN, India.
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Received : 2015-12-24 Accepted : 2016-11-07 Published : 2016-11-07
Abstract : Oxidative stress plays an important role in chronic complication of diabetes and is postulated to be associated with increased lipid peroxidation. Novel type of antioxidants was identified from Nycanthes arbor-tristi. The antioxidant activity was analyzed for the ethanol extracts of Nyctanthes arbor-Tristis [leaf,flower and stem] by using the DPPH method, total phenol content, Hydrogen peroxide assay, Reducing power assay, and lipid per oxidation assays. It is observed that Nyctanthes arbor-Tristis act as the source of natural antioxidants. Significant anti-inflammatory activity was observed on Nyctanthes arbor-Tristis [leaf,stem,and flower] extracts by using HRBC method.
Keywords : Nyctanthes arbor-Tristis antioxidant activity, anti-inflammatory activity
Citation : D. Isaac Dhinakaran et al (2016). Antioxidant and Anti-inflammatory Activities Of Nyctanthes Arbor-Tristis Extracts DOI : 10.5281/zenodo.999933
Copyright : © 2016 D. Isaac Dhinakaran. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
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