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Table 2 Effects of nano-curcumin and Diamicron on liver and kidney functions of Streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats

From: Effects of nano-curcumin on gene expression of insulin and insulin receptor

Variables NC (group I) DC (group II) Diab-Diam (group III) Diab-Cur (group IV)
AST (U/L) 22.83 ± 6.45 22.91 ± 4.59 20 ± 4.89 19.66 ± 5.93
ALT (U/L) 22.08 ± 5.7 21.58 ± 3.9 20.5 ± 5.76 19.91 ± 5.66
Urea (mg/dl) 21.91 ± 4.57 23.33 ± 4.04 22.58 ± 3.04 22.08 ± 3.30
Creatinine (mg/dl) 0.74 ± 0.11 0.70 ± 0.14 0.70 ± 0.14 0.69 ± 0.13
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SD for each group, n = 10 for each group
  2. NC negative control, DC diabetic control group, Diab-Diam treatment group (fed a normal diet plus Diamicron), Diab-Cur treatment group (fed a normal diet plus curcumin)