Antidiabetic activity of lycopene and its influence on glipizide and metformin in combination and alone
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: DIVAKAR, Kalyani (Acharya & B. M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, Bangalore, India)
- Co-author(s): Thiriveedi, Haribabu (Acharya & B. M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, BANGALORE, India)
Goli, Divakar (Acharya & B. M. Reddy College of Pharmacy, BANGALORE, India)
Lycopene has been under considerable investigation for its anti-oxidant benefits in treating various chronic human diseases like cancer, cardiovascular diseases and osteoporosis. Oxidative stress is involved in the pathogenesis of diabetes and its complications. Use of antioxidants reduces oxidative stress and alleviates diabetic complications... The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.