Anti-cholesterol properties of piper sarmentosum in ovariectomized induced obesity rats
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: ALI, Aida Azlina (Universiti Teknologi Mara, Department of Pharmacology & Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Bandar puncak alam, Malaysia)
- Co-author(s): Haji Suhaimi, Farihah (Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala lumpur, Malaysia)
Haji Mohd Saad, Qodriyah (Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala lumpur, Malaysia)
Mohd Fahmi, Nur Azlina (Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Kuala lumpur, Malaysia)
Hypercholesterolemia is a known risk factor for development of cardiovascular disease and it is the most common health problems treated with traditional remedies. This present study was conducted to investigate the effects of Piper sarmentosum (PS) water extract on plasma cholesterol level and bioactivity of 3-hydroxy-3-methyl-glutaryl-CoA.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.