The Application of Dietary Wheat/Barley Alternative with Addition Cress Seeds Powder to Albino Rats



  • N. M. Abdulrahman College of veterinary medicine, University of Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq
  • A. J. Hussein College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Basrah /Basrah, Iraq
  • Zna Mohemmed Department of Biology, College of Education, University of Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq
  • Iman Mahmmud Department of Biology, College of Education, University of Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq
  • Sonya Salih Department of Biology, College of Education, University of Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq
  • H. A. Salih College of Agricultural sciences/ University of Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq
  • H. N. Mohammed College of Agricultural sciences/ University of Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region, Iraq

The objective of this study was to change the normal diet of adult rats for nearly 21 days, the blood sample taken for comparison of changes in some blood parameters. The rats were kept in the metabolic cages separately and their body weight, consumption of food and water, urine volume, the levels of serum glucose, insulin and C-peptide quantities in all animals are measured and then these quantities are compared. No significant differences observed in RBC 1012/L and MCHC g/dL. The high level of carbohydrates sources in rat diets in term of wheat and barley increased significantly each of HGB g/dL and HCT percent. The liver function tests studied were differ within the different groups as the control was higher significantly in S. Globulin. The ALT was higher significantly in each of control, 4th and 5th groups. AST was higher also in 4th and 5th groups. The CRP was higher in 5th group. No significant differences observed in each of Total Protein and Albumin.


Dietary Wheat/Barley Alternative, , Cress Seeds Powder, Albino Rats

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Abdulrahman, N. M. ., Hussein, . A. J. ., Mohemmed, Z. ., Mahmmud, I. ., Salih, S. ., Salih, H. A. ., & Mohammed, H. N. . (2024). The Application of Dietary Wheat/Barley Alternative with Addition Cress Seeds Powder to Albino Rats. Journal Port Science Research, 7(issue), 1–7.


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