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Table 3 Activities of HK, GAPDH and G6PD in liver tissue homogenate of the experimental rat

From: Can methanolic extract of Nigella sativa seed affect glyco-regulatory enzymes in experimental hepatocellular carcinoma?

Parameters Groups
1 (normal control) 2 (MENS control) 3 (premalignant group) 4 (premalignant treated group)
HK (mU/mg protein) 7.926 ± 2.319 8.473 ± 2.167 15.58 ± 2.725### 10.66 ± 3.395**
GAPDH (mU/mg protein) 28.34 ± 4.025 27.73 ± 4.275 46.42 ± 8.907### 29.54 ± 4.025***
G6PD (mU/mg protein) 3.425 ± 1.316 4.438 ± 1.178 6.750 ± 0.707### 4.625 ± 1.061**
  1. Data are presented as the mean ± SD (n = 9 in each group)
  2. +MENS control group is compared to normal control, #premalignant group is compared to normal control, *premalignant treated group is compared to premalignant group (1 symbol = p < 0.05, 2 symbols = p < 0.01, 3 symbols = p < 0.001)