Comparative in vitro Assessment of Antioxidant Activities of Low-Etherified Pectin from the Eelgrass Zostera marina and Antioxidative Medicines

Comparative in vitro Assessment of Antioxidant Activities of Low-Etherified Pectin from the... A comparative study of antioxidant activities of low-etherified pectin extracted from the eelgrass Zostera marina and of two antioxidative medicines, mildronat and emoxipin, was carried out using two in vitro methods allowing us to estimate the reducing activities of the compounds (FRAP assay), and their ability to impede iron- and ascorbate-induced oxidation of Tween 80 to malondialdehyde. It was found that zosterin pectin manifested higher reducing activity compared to the medicines. The inhibitory capacity of zosterin was lower than that of mildronat. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Russian Journal of Marine Biology Springer Journals

Comparative in vitro Assessment of Antioxidant Activities of Low-Etherified Pectin from the Eelgrass Zostera marina and Antioxidative Medicines

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Springer Journals
Copyright
Copyright © 2005 by MAIK "Nauka/Interperiodica"
Subject
Life Sciences; Freshwater & Marine Ecology
ISSN
1063-0740
eISSN
1608-3377
D.O.I.
10.1007/s11179-005-0098-2
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Abstract

A comparative study of antioxidant activities of low-etherified pectin extracted from the eelgrass Zostera marina and of two antioxidative medicines, mildronat and emoxipin, was carried out using two in vitro methods allowing us to estimate the reducing activities of the compounds (FRAP assay), and their ability to impede iron- and ascorbate-induced oxidation of Tween 80 to malondialdehyde. It was found that zosterin pectin manifested higher reducing activity compared to the medicines. The inhibitory capacity of zosterin was lower than that of mildronat.

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Russian Journal of Marine BiologySpringer Journals

Published: Nov 14, 2005

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