Biochemical Analysis

Group-1
(Control)

Group-2
(Diabetic Patients)

Group-3
(Diabetics Patients+Lycopene)

FBS (mg/dl)

90.53 ± 8.00a

167.22 ± 28.4 (84.71)b***

151.86 ± 15.7 (-9.18)c

HbA1C (%Hb)

5.82 ± 1.23

9.22 ± 1.16 (+41.23)b***

8.64 ± 1.88 (-7.05)c

avalues are Mean ± S.D. of 50 observations
bValues in parentheses represent percentage change with respect to control
cValues in parentheses represent percentage change with respect to diabetic patients
***p<0.001
Table 2: Changes in fasting blood sugar and glycosylated haemoglobin in normal healthy volunteers, patients of Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus and lycopene ingested diabetic patients.