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Table 1 Effect of Holothuria arenicola extract on liver function enzymes and total protein level in serum of BDL rats

From: Anti-fibrotic effect of Holothuria arenicola extract against bile duct ligation in rats

Parameters Time period Groups % of improvement
Sham BDL HaE
ASAT (IU/L) 7 149.70 ± 9.57b 191.55 ± 5.87c 147.25 ± 7.82b 29.59
14 143.14 ± 9.08b 208.25 ± 10.02c 145.35 ± 10.4b 43.94
28 144.90 ± 8.63b 262.85 ± 7.93d 150.02 ± 5.64b 77.86
ALAT (IU/L) 7 55.51 ± 0.99a 77.31 ± 5.39b 71.65 ± 4.27b 10.20
14 54.18 ± 1.2a 103.86 ± 2.62c 67.95 ± 2.75b 66.27
28 55.52 ± 1.1a 110.35 ± 5.25c 71.05 ± 5.45b 70.15
Serum total protein (mg/100 ml) 7 4.11 ± 0.46a 12.62 ± 0.5c 10.5 ± 1.47b 51.58
14 4.15 ± 0.5a 14.86 ± 2.91b 12.95 ± 1.54bc 41.68
28 4.17 ± 0.51a 15.42 ± 1.89bc 13.43 ± 0.84bc 47.72
Serum albumin content (g/100 ml) 7 5.51 ± 0.32c 2.81 ± 0.15a 3.51 ± 0.52ab 14.42
14 5.86 ± 0.33c 3.84 ± 0.39ab 4.50 ± 0.22b 11.43
28 6.1 ± 0.22c 2.63 ± 0.47a 6.30 ± 0.08c 60.16
  1. Data are means ± SEM of six rats in each group.
  2. Unshared letters between groups are the significance values at p < 0.05.