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Nelumbo nucifera

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Test System Normal
Type of assay
mice in vivo
male Swiss albino mice bone marrow, peripheral blood, spleen, skin micronuclei assay, chromosomal analysis, survival assay, RBC, WBC, platelets count, endogenous CFU assay[1]
In vitro study
1. Duan Y et al, Whole body radioprotective activity of an acetone–water extract from the seedpod of Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn. seedpod. Food and Chemical Toxicology 2010;48: 3374–3384.