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Table 3 Effect of pyriproxyfen and glycine on physiological measurements

From: Biological and physiological effects of pyriproxyfen insecticide and amino acid glycine on silkworm, Bombyx mori L

Treatment conca Physiological measurements
Total protein Total carbohydrate AST ALT
Pyriproxyfen at 2nd day 1 23.321 14.211 58.433 8.993
10 24.000 19.474 75.100 8.167
100 22.887 14.211 71.887 9.891
Mean 23.402 15.965 68.473 9.017
Pyriproxyfen + Glycine 1% at 5th day 1 23.321 11.233 48.453 7.993
10 22.000 12.474 73.112 6.367
100 23.887 11.440 70.767 8.884
Mean 23.096 11.715 64.110 7.748
Pyriproxyfen at 8nd day 1 23.321 9.211 68.423 9.973
10 20.000 10.474 77.100 8.467
100 18.887 8.211 70.577 9.591
Mean   20.736 9.298 72.033 8.591
Glycine 1% 1 71.767 4.167 27.094 42.947
Control 78.433 0.196 21.434 51.053
  1. aThe tested concentrations of pyriproxyfen (μg/larva) and the glycine concentration tested is 1%