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In vitro antioxidant properties of underutilized baccaurea angulata fruit

Ahmed, Idris Adewale and Mikail, Maryam Abimbola and Ibrahim, Muhammad and Hazali, Norazlanshah and Abdull Rasad, Mohammad Syaiful Baharii and Abdul Ghani, Radiah and Abdul Wahab, Ridhwan and Arief Ichwan, Solachuddin Jauhari and Adros Yahya, Mohammad Noor (2013) In vitro antioxidant properties of underutilized baccaurea angulata fruit. International Journal of Advances in Agricultural & Environmental Engineering (IJAEE), 1 (1). pp. 144-150. ISSN 2349-1523

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Abstract

Six different crude extracts were obtained from the skin, pulp and whole fruit freeze-dried samples of Baccaurea angulata, an underutilized tropical fruit from Borneo Island of Malaysia. The effect of solvents on; total phenolic contents, total flavonoid contents, total carotene contents, free radical scavenging activities, phosphatidylcholine peroxidation inhibition activities and qualitative–quantitative compositions of ascorbic acid, carnosic, catechin, cinnamic and myricetin using using ultra high performance liquid chromatography were determined using their respective assays. The results indicated that methanol extracts contain higher TPC, TFC and TCC than PBS extracts for the various fruits’ parts. Methanol extracts also showed remarkable antiradical activity. A strong correlation was also found between pulp and whole fruit. Overall, the variations in the UHPLC results among the various extracts were consistent with the results obtained for TPC, TFC, TCC, DPPH radical scavenging activity and lipid peroxidation inhibition activities of the various crude extracts, especially, methanol extracts.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 4998/38745
Uncontrolled Keywords: Antioxidants, Baccaurea angulata, Lipid peroxidation, Underutilized.
Subjects: Q Science > QD Chemistry
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Allied Health Sciences > Department of Nutrition Sciences
Depositing User: Muhammad Ibrahim
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2014 17:03
Last Modified: 15 Dec 2014 09:36
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/38745

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