Effects of monosodium glutamate on testicular structural and functional alterations induced by quinine therapy in rat: An experimental study


Kianifard D., Shoar S. M. M., Karkan M. F., Aly A.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTIVE BIOMEDICINE, vol.19, no.2, pp.167-180, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.18502/ijrm.v19i2.8475
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTIVE BIOMEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, Veterinary Science Database, Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Page Numbers: pp.167-180
  • Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: Quinine (QU) as an anti-malarial drug induces alterations in testicular tissue. Toxic effects of monosodium glutamate (MSG) on the male reproductive system have been recognized.