Histopathological Study in Alloxan-Induced Diabetic Mice Treated With Tapinanthus globiferus Flowers Extract
Mofeed Al- Nowihi1*, Maher Al-Absi2, Abdu Faisal2, Fatima Al-Futaini1 & Gawed Al- Asbhai
1Department of Biology, Histology and Cytology, Faculty of Science, Sana’a University, Yemen
2Faculty of Pharmacy, Sana’a University, Yemen
Dr. Mofeed Al- Nowihi, Department of Biology, Histology and Cytology, Faculty of Science, Sana’a University, Yemen.
Keywords: Tapinanthus globiferus; Histopathology; Alloxan Induce; Hyperglycemia; Pancreatic Tissue
The aim of this study is to investigate the capacity of flower extracts of Tapinanthus globiferus to reverse pancreatic injuries in alloxan-induced hyperglycemic mice.
Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a chronic metabolic disorder, which affects over 150 million people in the world today, and this will be doubled by 2025. DM is considered the sixth leading cause of death globally.
Design of Experiment
A total of 36 male Wistar albino mice allotted into six groups of six mice each. They were kept in standard environmental conditions for one week and fed formulated mice food and water.
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