Groups

Lipid peroxidation (nmol MDA formed/mg protein)

I

Control

1.16±0.23

II

Diabetic

1.26±0.24*

III

Zinc

0.90±0.16

IV

Zinc+Diabetic

0.77±0.04# #

Values are expressed as Mean± S.D
*p <0.05 when the values of group II are compared with those of group I
##p <0.01 when the values of group IV are compared with those of group II

Table 1: Effect of zinc on lipid peroxidation in brain of diabetic rats.