Received: 18 January 2018
Accepted: 21 January 2019
First Online: 20 February 2019
: KO, PhD, is a senior lecturer and research scientist in the department of biochemistry, Igbinedion University, Okada, Edo State, Nigeria. MAA, PhD, is a professor of Nutrition Biochemistry in the department of biochemistry, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, Nigeria.
: The experimental procedures performed on the animals were as approved by the Animal Ethics Committee of the Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Benin, Nigeria. The use of rabbits for the study was also according to the Ethical Guidelines Involving Whole Animal Testing of the Animal Ethics Committee, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Benin.
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