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International Journal of Phytomedicine and Phytotherapy

Table 1 Estimation of Brain Acetylcholinesterase (AChE) Activity

From: Evaluation of cerebroprotective effect of Ricinus communis leaves against ischemia reperfusion injury in rats

Test tubes Blank (ml) Test (ml) Pre-incubated at 37ºC for 5 mins.
Phosphate buffer 2.8 2.7
DTNB 0.1 0.1
PMS (1%) 0.0 0.1
Acetylthiocholine iodide 0.1 0.1
  1. Where DTNB (5,5’-dithiobis-(2-nitrobenzoic acid)), PMS Phenazine methosulfate