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Table 8 Effect of sub-chronic treatment (30 days) malathion (200 mg / kg BW, po) and / or essential oils of lavender (50 mg / kg, PC, OP) on catalase (CAT) activity of levels in testis and epididymis in mice

From: Lavandula stoechas essential oils protect against Malathion-induces reproductive disruptions in male mice

Catalase (nmol min− 1 mg− 1 proteins)
  CTR M LSEO M + LSEO
Testis 563.00 ± 37.40 246.00 ± 23.90* 578.00 ± 28.50*# 594.00 ± 36.20#
Epididymis 193.00 ± 19.80 98.00 ± 17.60* 196.00 ± 25.40# 162.00 ± 22.70*#
  1. The results represent the mean ± SEM (n = 12). (*: P < 0.05 vs. control, and #: p < 0.05 vs Malathion by the student t-test)