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Table 2 Effects of test materials on serum aspartate aminotransferase (AST) and alanine aminotransferase (ALT) activities in rats

From: Protective effects of Erythronium japonicum and Corylopsis coreana Uyeki extracts against 1,3-dichloro-2-propanol-induced hepatotoxicity in rats

Parameters Group
Control 1,3-DCP 2% Erythronium japonicum 5% Erythronium japonicum 2% Corylopsis coreana Uyeki 5% Corylopsis coreana Uyeki
AST 165.6 ± 27.87 16,326.7 ± 2815.80*,** 1816.0 ± 2793.30†† 2524.0 ± 2308.00†† 828.0 ± 520.88†† 360.0 ± 247.79††
ALT 65.3 ± 34.89 11,853.3 ± 7052.20*,** 1516.0 ± 1805.60†† 1720.0 ± 2188.01†† 972.0 ± 695.93†† 404.0 ± 228.65††
  1. 1,3-DCP, 1,3-dichloro-2-propanol
  2. Values are presented as means ± SD of seven rats
  3. *Significant difference at the P < 0.05 level compared with the Control group
  4. **Significant difference at the P < 0.01 level compared with the Control group
  5. Significant difference at the P < 0.05 level compared with the 1,3-DCP group
  6. ††Significant difference at the P < 0.01 level compared with the 1,3-DCP group