Table 1

Summary of results from collagenase, elastase, and antioxidant capacity (TEAC) (N = 6, ± SEM).

Extract

Concentration added

% inhibition of elastase

% inhibition of collagenase

Trolox equivalent

(μmoles)


WTEG

1%

10.57 ± 0.45

10.96 ± 4.82

5.78 ± 0.55


WHD

10%

41.00 ± 2.38

No activity

No activity


WT

25 μg

89.00 ± 3.62

87.08 ± 4.79

10.62* ± 0.69


RT

25 μg

22.08 ± 0.64

40.96 ± 3.9

9.91** ± 0.85


WH

25 μg

2.8 ± 0.77

13.70 ± 3.26

13.15** ± 0.48


* denotes extracts diluted to 1 μg and ** 6.25 μg: from ref [9]

Thring et al. Journal of Inflammation 2011 8:27   doi:10.1186/1476-9255-8-27

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