African Journal of
Biotechnology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Biotechnol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1684-5315
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJB
  • Start Year: 2002
  • Published Articles: 12293

Full Length Research Paper

Sapucaia nuts (Lecythis pisonis) modulate the hepatic inflammatory and antioxidant metabolism activity in rats fed high-fat diets

Marcos Vidal Martins
  • Marcos Vidal Martins
  • Departamento de Bioquímica e Biologia Molecular, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Brazil.
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Izabela Maria Montezano de Carvalho
  • Izabela Maria Montezano de Carvalho
  • Departamento de Nutrição, Universidade Federal de Sergipe, Brazil.
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Mônica Maria Magalhães Caetano
  • Mônica Maria Magalhães Caetano
  • Departamento de Bioquímica e Biologia Molecular, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Brazil.
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Renata Celi Lopes Toledo
  • Renata Celi Lopes Toledo
  • Departamento de Bioquímica e Biologia Molecular, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Brazil.
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Antônio Avelar Xavier
  • Antônio Avelar Xavier
  • Departamento de Bioquímica e Biologia Molecular, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Brazil.
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José Humberto de Queiroz
  • José Humberto de Queiroz
  • Departamento de Bioquímica e Biologia Molecular, Universidade Federal de Viçosa, Brazil.
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  •  Received: 01 April 2016
  •  Accepted: 18 May 2016
  •  Published: 22 June 2016

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