publication . Article . 2014

Influence of beetroot (Beta vulgaris var. cruenta) on mice leukocytes increase

jony zenon;
Open Access Spanish
  • Published: 01 Jan 2014
  • Publisher: Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos. Facultad de Medicina
Abstract
Background: Beetroot is a flavonoid-containing Mediterranean plant used for food and medicinal purposes. Objectives: To determine the influence of Beta vulgaris var. cruenta extract consumption in increasing albino mice leukocytes. Design: Experimental study. Setting: School N° 1182 bioterium. Biologic material: Twenty male Balb/c albino mice weighing 24 g average. Interventions: Two groups of ten mice each were formed; the experimental group received Beta vulgaris var. cruenta extract at 250 mg/kg oral doses, 2 mL volume every five hours for one week, alternating with nutrients; the control group received nutrients only. Main outcome measures: Leukocyte count. ...
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free text keywords: Beta vulgaris var. cruenta, citoquinas, inmunomodulación, flavonoides, inmunidad humoral, inmunidad celular, cytokines, immunomodulation, flavonoids, humoral immunity, cellular immunity, Diabetes mellitus, medicine.disease, medicine, Group A, Traditional medicine, Surgery, medicine.medical_specialty, Every Five Hours, business.industry, business, Beta (finance), R, Medicine (General), R5-920
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publication . Article . 2014

Influence of beetroot (Beta vulgaris var. cruenta) on mice leukocytes increase

jony zenon;