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Experimental Induction of Leukaemia in Mice by Benzene and The Effect of Garlic (Allium Sativum) in Protection and Treatment

This experiment was designed for induction of leukaemia in mice by S/C injection of benzene in order to study the pathogenesis, blood morphology and effect of garlic treatment.
257 mice were divided into 5 groups:
1. Normal control group of 15 mice (10 females and 5 male) for normal blood parameters.
2. Control group for garlic extract of 15 mice (10 females and 5 males) was injected by 400 mg/kg b. wt garlic extract by intraperitoneal injection. Read more


Green tea treatment of ultraviolet-B ( UVB ) skin carcinogenesis in mice

The experiment investigated the role of green tea treatment of UVB skin photocarcinogenesis with or without the co-carcinogen arsenite. 260 mice were divided into six groups each of 36. Group (1) was control. Group (2) received sodium arsenite in water. Group (3) was UVB radiated. Group (4) was arsenite treated and UVB radiated. Group (5) was UVB radiated and treated with green tea. Group (6) was radiated with arsenite and green tea treated. Read more