Figure 3. Scavenging abilities of different extracts of P. prunelloides against (a) superoxide, (b) hydroxyl, (c) 1,1-diphenyl-2-picrylhydrazyl (DPPH) radical anion and (d) metal chelation. Values are expressed as standard error of mean (SEM) of triplicate determinations. Bars not sharing a common letter at the same concentration are significantly different (p < 0.05)


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