Funding for this research was provided by:
TETFUND IBRF (OVC/TETF/GEN.8/VOL.1)
Received: 26 December 2021
Accepted: 3 February 2022
First Online: 16 February 2022
: The animals used for the experiment were handled following NIH guide for the care and use of laboratory animals Standard operating manual of NIPRD, approved by the Research Ethics Committee of Department of Biochemistry, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria with the reference number- FUTO/BCH/DEC/XXI/03/01.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.