Erect shrubs with unbranched globose leafsheaths formed into a pseudostem of cm diam. Leaves spirally arranged, 3 x m, oblong, entire with. Ensete superbum, or cliff banana, is native to India and has a conical pseudo- stem made up of overlapping leaf sheaths. Its bright green leaves. Ensete superbum. This beautiful, very large ornamental banana from India has a bottle-shaped, blueish, waxy (pseudo-)trunk and enormous leaves. It is suitable.

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The upper parts of the plant die out during the dry season leaving the corm, which forms new leaves at the beginning of the monsoon. Presently, research to develop drugs that slow the progression of diabetic kidney damage with fewer side effects is being conducted, however, showing no significant outcome Does not include altitudinal distribution, which is covered under Habitat.

Neurovascular disease, antioxidants and glycation in diabetes. II Early renal structural changes in type 1 diabetes. Indian J Biochem Biophys.

Ensete superbum ameliorates renal dysfunction in experimental diabetes mellitus

Drummond K, Mauer M. Pathologic classification of diabetic nephropathy.

It can be propagate vegetatively by cutting at the base the pseudo stem of a plant who is on the way of blooming and emptying the rhizome at the centre and filling it with topsoil, in this way we may get some plants that can be detached, not simple operation and, of course, at the expense of the mother plant. Type 2 diabetic patients with nephropathy show structural-functional relationships that are similar to type 1 disease. The administration of Ebsete increased the total protein and albumin levels in diabetic rats.


The cliff banana Ensete superbum in its current home in the Enid A. Studies have shown that in STZ-induced diabetic rats, the tissue GSH concentrations are significantly lower when compared with the control rats Thromboxane in the pathogenesis of glomerular injury in diabetes.

An imbalance between antioxidants system and the production of ROS is believed to be involved in diabetes-induced renal failure All chemicals and biochemicals used in this study were of analytical grade and obtained from Sigma-Aldrich St. In vivo effect of vitamin C with cobalt on oxidative stress in experimental diabetic rat kidney.

Ensete superbum

Hyperglycemia mediated oxidative stress plays a key role in the pathogenesis of diabetic complications like nephropathy. Analytical methods Biochemical parameters Blood Glucose, total protein, albumin and renal function markers such as supdrbum, uric acid, creatinine and blood urea nitrogen BUN were determined spectrophotometrically using commercial diagnostic kits under the instructions provided by the manufacturer Erba diagnostics, Eneste. The assay of catalases and peroxidases.

Kidneys were collected in ice-cold containers for analysis of various biochemical parameters. The fruit is 15 cm long and roughly triangular in section with dark brown spherical seeds.

The biochemical parameters were correlated with the renal histopathological studies. You are commenting using your Facebook account. Determination of progressive renal disease in diabetes mellitus. Status and potential of wild edible plants of Arunachal Pradesh. Retrieved from ” https: The results were analyzed using SPSS version At the end of the experimental period, the rats were fasted overnight and sacrificed. Effect of vitamin E and vitamin C supplementation on antioxidative state and renal glomerular basement membrane thickness in diabetic kidney.


Appreciated due to the big leaves and the about 50 cm broad splendid inflorescence, Ensete superbum is poorly known and quite rare in cultivation. Follow Blog via Email Enter euperbum email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. The images were analyzed using the Digipro software Germany. Stained sections were quantitatively evaluated using a digital microscope. The above result proposes that the ESSE may exert antioxidant efficacy and protect the tissues from eensete peroxidation.

Glucose, HbA1c, total protein, albumin, renal function markers urea, uric acid and creatinineand lipid peroxidation levels were evaluated. Ensete superbum is characterized by a swollen pseudostem, 2. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here The clinical ensetr value of the glycosylated hemoglobin assay. User Group specific search options Title.

Renal morphological abnormalities of diabetic rats were markedly ameliorated by E. Renal enzymatic and non-enzymatic antioxidants were examined along with renal histopathological study. Post was not sent – check your email ensehe As diabetes is a multifactorial disease which leads to complications, it demands a multiple therapeutic approach.

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Experimental design Rats were divided into four groups comprising six rats in each group.

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