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Correction to: Acacia hydaspica R. Parker ameliorates cisplatin induced oxidative stress, DNA damage and morphological alterations in rat pulmonary tissue

  • Tayyaba Afsar
  • Suhail RazakEmail author
  • Ali Almajwal
  • Muhammad Rashid Khan
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Correction

Correction to: BMC Complement Altern Med (2018) 18:49

https://doi.org/10.1186/s12906-018-2113-0

Following publication of the original article [1], the author reported that Tables 3 and 4 were incorrect due to a production error.
Table 3

Effect of cisplatin (CP) and different treatments of AHE on lung tissue antioxidant enzymes

Group

POD

(U/min)

SOD

(U/mg protein)

CAT

(U/min)

QR

(nM/min/mg protein)

Control

9.56 ± 0.635b

1.366 ± 0.038b

18.48 ± 0.058b

128.2 ± 0.81b

CP

5.03 ± 0.271a

0.765 ± 0.019a

10.83 ± 0.049a

83.99 ± 0.486a

AHE alone

10.29 ± 0.314b

1.358 ± 0.058b

18.57 ± 0.057b

128.9 ± 0.179b

CP + AHE

6.22 ± 0.128a, d

0.982 ± 0.035a,b*,d**

14.15 ± 0.083a,b, d

98.82 ± 1.232a.b, d

AHE + CP

9.18 ± 0.185b, c

1.255 ± 0.038b,c**

17.07 ± 0.026a,b, c

119.5 ± 1.283a,b, c

CP + Sily

9.20 ± 0.208b

1.262 ± 0.021b

17.14 ± 0.081a,b

119.9 ± 1.008a,b

Values expressed as mean ± SEM. a Significance at p < 0.0001 Vs. control group, b Significance at p < 0.0001 Vs. Cisplatin (CP) group. c Significance at p < 0.0001 of AHE + CP pre-treated group Vs. CP + AHE post-treated group. d Significance at p < 0.0001 of CP + AHE treatment groups Vs CP + Sily group. *, **: Significant difference at p < 0.001. Non-significant difference (p > 0.05) was recorded between control and AHE alone treated group in all parameters (One way ANOVA followed by Tukey’s multiple comparison tests)

Table 4

Effect of cisplatin (CP) and different treatments of AHE on lungs tissue antioxidant enzymes and GSH profile

Group

GSH

(μM/g tissue)

GR

(nM/min/mg protein)

GST

(nM/min/mg protein)

γ-GT

(nM/min/mg Protein)

GPx

(nM/min/mg Protein)

Control

16.12 ± 0.578b

143.7 ± 1.342b

98.85 ± 0.918b

295.4 ± 1.113b

107.4 ± 0.730b

CP

8.334 ± 0.356a

98.02 ± 0.619a

68.17 ± 0.962a

82.82 ± 0.958a

54.08 ± 0.909a

AHE alone

6.38 ± 0.207b

144.0 ± 1.492b

99.79 ± 1.865 b

295.6 ± 0.599b

108.8 ± 1.216b

CP + AHE

11.99 ± 0.305a,b, d

116.9 ± 0.813a,b,d

78.34 ± 1.076a,b**,d**

137.8 ± 1.017a,b,d

71.28.8 ± 0.501a,b,c

AHE + CP

15.63 ± 0.532b, c

135.0 ± 0.393 a,b,c

89.65 ± 1.49 a**,b,c

261.4 ± 0.802a,b,c

92.78 ± 1.216a,b,c

CP + Sily

15.29 ± 0.312b

133.8 ± 1.25 a,b

87.60 ± 1.644a,b

264.3 ± 1.067a,b

95.64 ± 1.573a,b

Values expressed as mean ± SEM. a Significance at p < 0.0001 Vs. control group, b Significance at p < 0.0001 Vs. Cisplatin (CP) group. c Significance at p < 0.0001 of AHE + CP pre-treated group Vs. CP + AHE post-treated group. d Significance at p < 0.0001 of CP + AHE treatment groups Vs CP + Sily group. *, **: Significant difference at p < 0.001. Non-significant difference (p > 0.05) was recorded between control and AHE alone treated group in all parameters (One way ANOVA followed by Tukey’s multiple comparison tests)

The corrected tables are given below.

Reference

  1. 1.
    Afsar, et al. Acacia hydaspica R. Parker ameliorates cisplatin induced oxidative stress, DNA damage and morphological alterations in rat pulmonary tissue. BMC Complement Altern Med. 2018;18:49.  https://doi.org/10.1186/s12906-018-2113-0.CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tayyaba Afsar
    • 1
  • Suhail Razak
    • 2
    • 3
    Email author
  • Ali Almajwal
    • 3
  • Muhammad Rashid Khan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Biological SciencesQuaid-i-Azam UniversityIslamabadPakistan
  2. 2.Department of Animal Sciences, Faculty of Biological SciencesQuaid-i-Azam UniversityIslamabadPakistan
  3. 3.Department of Community Health Sciences, College of Applied Medical SciencesKing Saud UniversityRiyadhSaudi Arabia

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