alloxan


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alloxan

(əˈlɒksən)
n
a reddish organic compound C4H2N2O4 produced by oxidation of uric acid
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Oral administration (150mg/kg) of alloxan significantly increases blood glucose level from to indicating that the rats were diabetic.
Alloxan monohydrate was used to induce hyperglycemia in Sprague Dawley rats.
Under the guidance of biochemist Victor Caryl Myers, she wrote her thesis on "Serum Diastase in Alloxan Diabetic Animals.
Diabetes was induced by alloxan monohydrate 100 -150 mg / kg body weight i.
Although several studies investigated the effects of PEEP on pulmonary oedema secondary to oleic acid (9) or alloxan (10), the impact of PEEP on the normal lung has not been well studied.
For example, Levi's ill-fated effort to extract alloxan (for ladies' lipstick) from chicken feces, given droll dignity in the Latin phrase aurum de stercore (see the "Nitrogen" chapter of The Periodic Table), comes to signify, for Angier, this man's quest for value in even the most horrific of circumstances.
Comparative evaluation of hypoglycaemic activity of some Indian medicinal plants in alloxan diabetic rats.
Anti diabetic effect of cherries in alloxan induced diabetic rats.
Effect of garlic extract on blood glucose level and lipid profile in normal and alloxan diabetic rabbits.
Combinative therapeutic approach for better blood sugar level control in alloxan diabetic mice, Int.