Enos Tangke Arung

Department of Medicine, Universitas Mulawarman, Samarinda, Indonesia


  • Research Article   
    Anti-Diabetic Activity of Bee Pollen Dry Extract Standardized In Alloxan-Induced Diabetic Rats
    Author(s): Annaas Budi Setyawan52811*, Andri Praja Satria52812, Enos Tangke Arung52813 and Swandari Paramita52814

    Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disorder characterized by increased levels of blood glucose (hyperglycemia). Diabetes mellitus can be treated by natural product such as bee pollen. Natural products, including bee products are particularly appreciated by consumers and are used for therapeutic purposes as alternative drugs. However, it is not known whether treatments with bee products are safe and how to minimise the health risks of such products. Among others, bee pollen is a natural product promoted as a valuable source of nourishing substances and energy. The health-enhancing value of bee pollen is expected due to the presence wide range of secondary plant metabolites (tocopherol, niacin, thiamine, biotin and folic acid, polyphenols, carotenoid pigments, phytosterols), besides bee pollen also contains enzymes and co-enzymes. Especially.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.31858/0975-8453.14.2.91-93

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