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Table 4 Effect of different concentrations of ethyl acetate extract of A. flavus on different parameters of comet assay in rat kidney

From: Aspergillus flavus induced oxidative stress and immunosuppressive activity in Spodoptera litura as well as safety for mammals

Tail
Length
(μm)
24 96 t value % Tail DNA 24 96 t value
Control 14.95 ± 0.22a 15.16 ± 0.39a 0.34 Control 4.74 ± 0.14a 4.53 ± 0.04a 1.39
100 mg/kg 15.18 ± 0.37ab 15.21 ± 0.15a 0.78 100 mg/kg 4.96 ± 0.09a 5.07 ± 0.16b 0.54
200 mg/kg 15.38 ± 0.02b 15.57 ± 0.04a 0.43 200 mg/kg 5.05 ± 0.30a 5.06 ± 0.02b 0.36
F value 0.717 0.842   F value 0.640 9.92*  
Tail Moment (AU) 24 96 t value Olive Tail Moment (AU) 24 96 t value
Control 1.70 ± 0.15a 1.72 ± 0.16a 2.44 Control 1.93 ± 0.32a 2.01 ± 0.31a 0.12
100 mg/kg 1.92 ± 0.05a 1.91 ± 0.31a 1.38 100 mg/kg 1.99 ± 0.01a 1.96 ± 0.35a 19.72
200 mg/kg 2.12 ± 0.13a 2.31 ± 0.09a 1.90 200 mg/kg 2.10 ± 0.15a 2.17 ± 0.17a 1.98
F value 2.970 0.986   F value 0.189 0.141  
  1. * (p ≤ 0.05). The values represented as mean ± standard error. Different letters a, b within the columns are significantly different (Tukey’s test, p ≤ 0.05) and signify the effect of concentration