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Table 2 Metal profile of C. papaya leaves, pulp and peel

From: Compositional difference in antioxidant and antibacterial activity of all parts of the Carica papaya using different solvents

Sample Iron (Fe) Lead (Pb) Cobalt (Co) Copper (Cu) Zinc (Zn)
Leaves 13.55 ± 0.01 5.00 ± 0.01 0.01 ± 0.00 7.75 ± 0.02 20.01 ± 0.00
Pulp 2.56 ± 0.01 ND ND 0.00 ± 0.00 0.06 ± 0.00
Peels 0.88 ± 0.40 3.00 ± 0.1 0.02 ± 0.03 4.01 ± 0.90 10.03 ± 0.00
  1. Mean ± S.E (ng/100 g dry extract)
  2. ND not detected