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Table 3 Mean specific activity of Total GST in nmol/min/mg of protein (Ratio of the treated/control enzyme specific activities, 95% Confidence Intervals)

From: Modest induction of phase 2 enzyme activity in the F-344 rat prostate

  Sulforaphane BNF Curcumin DMF Control
Liver 956 (1.6, 1.4–1.7)* 815 (1.4, 1.2–1.5)* 739 (1.2, 1.1–1.4)* 679 (1.1, 1.03–1.2)* 602
Kidney 92.5 (1.2, 1.0–1.3) 80 (1.0, 0.77–1.3) 65 (0.81, 0.67–1.0) 89 (1.1, 0.96–1.3) 81
Prostate 6.7 (1.2, 1.1–1.5)* 5.7 (1.06, 1.0–1.1) 6.9 (1.3,1.2–1.4)* 7.0 (1.3, 1.0–1.7) 5.4
Bladder 0.78 (4.2, 3.6–4.9)* 0.26 (1.4, 0.81–2.3) 0.28 (1.5, 0.96–2.3) 0.29 (1.5, 0.99–2.4) 0.19
  1. Data are mean values of 8–10 animals in each group
  2. * = P < 0.05 based on confidence intervals of the ratio of treated vs. control total GST specific activities