Protective effect of low dose of melatonin against cholestatic oxidative stress after common bile duct ligation in rats


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Esrefoglu M. , GÜL M., Emre M. H. , Polat A., Selimoglu M. A.

WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY, vol.11, no.13, pp.1951-1956, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 13
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.3748/wjg.v11.i13.1951
  • Title of Journal : WORLD JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1951-1956

Abstract

AIM: To investigate the role of oxidative injury and the effect of exogenous melatonin administration on liver damage induced by bile duct ligation (BDL), and second, to evaluate the role of nitric oxide (NO), a free oxygen radical, in oxidative injury.