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The role of the uncoupling protein2 -866G/A polymorphism in oxidative stress markers associated with air pollution exposure during pregnancy. (2012)Consistently high levels of air pollutants such as sulphur dioxide, particle matter and nitric oxides have been observed in the Durban South (DS) industrial basin. The adverse health outcomes associated with ambient air ...
Silver nanoparticles of Albizia adianthifolia : the induction of apoptosis in a human lung carcinoma cell line. (2012)Silver nanoparticles (AgNP), the most popular nano-compounds, possess unique chemical, physical and biological properties. Albizia adianthifolia (AA) – rich in saponins – is a plant of the Fabaceae family, found abundantly ...
(2017)Abstract available in PDF file.
Trigonella foenum-graecum seed and 4-hydroxyisoleucine mediates glucose uptake via proximal insulin signaling activation and related downstream gene expression in liver cells. (2014)Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum) is one of the oldest medicinal plants used worldwide to treat a variety of ailments, including hyperglycaemia. The seed and active compound – 4-hydroxyisoleucine (4-OH-lle) is thought ...