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Table 3 Free radical scavenging activities of AE leaf extracts

From: Acanthus ebracteatus leaf extract provides neuronal cell protection against oxidative stress injury induced by glutamate

Sample DPPH scavenging assay ABTS scavenging assay
%Radical Scavenging activity (of 1 mg/mL extract) mg VCEAC/g dry weight sample %Radical Scavenging activity (of 1 mg/mL extract) mg VCEAC/g dry weight sample
Leaf Hexane (AEH) 1.65 ± 0.17 2.44 ± 0.31 7.29 ± 1.36 4.54 ± 0.87
Leaf Ethanol (AEE) 58.46 ± 0.76 65.60 ± 1.21 89.98 ± 6.83 72.01 ± 1.02
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SD (n = 3)