In-vitro Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities valorisation of tannin crude extract of Helianthemum helianthemoïdes (Desf.) Grosser

  • Nouioua Wafa Faculty of Natural Life and Sciences, University Ferhat Abbas Setif, Algeria
  • Gaamoune Sofiane National Institute of Agricultural Research – Setif – Algeria


Plants have always been used by humans to relieve and cure many diseases unfortunately the majority of them still unknown. The aims of this study were to evaluate the antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of tannin crude extract of Helianthemum helianthemoïdes (Desf.) Grosser. The antioxidant activity was performed by DPPH radical scavenging method and the reducing power essay; however, the anti-inflammatory activity was tested with the Human Red Blood Cell (HRBC) membrane stabilization method. The obtained results indicated high antioxidant potential and a perfect anti-inflammatory agent.

Keywords: Helianthemum helianthemoïdes;  DPPH; reducing power; HRBC

Keywords: Helianthemum helianthemoïdes, DPPH, reducing power, HRBC


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Nouioua Wafa, Faculty of Natural Life and Sciences, University Ferhat Abbas Setif, Algeria

Faculty of Natural Life and Sciences, University Ferhat Abbas Setif, Algeria

Gaamoune Sofiane, National Institute of Agricultural Research – Setif – Algeria

National Institute of Agricultural Research – Setif – Algeria


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Wafa N, Sofiane G. In-vitro Antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities valorisation of tannin crude extract of Helianthemum helianthemoïdes (Desf.) Grosser. JDDT [Internet]. 15Feb.2020 [cited 27Feb.2020];10(1-s):135-9. Available from: