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Radioprotective effect of endogenous melatonin secretion associated with the circadian rhythm in irradiated rats
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2019)
Purpose: We investigated the radioprotective effect of endogenous melatonin release at different times associated with the circadian rhythm on head and neck radiotherapy. Materials and methods: Two groups of animals were ...
Protective Effect of Whortleberry Extract on Salivary Gland Damage Induced by Neck Irradiation in Rats
(Sage Publications Inc, 2019)
Radiotherapy is a method of treatment used on malignant head and neck tumors; however, it may lead to adverse effects by influencing other tissues because its effects are not specific to tumor tissues. These adverse effects ...
The protective effects of whortleberry extract against cisplatin-induced ototoxicity in rats
(Assoc Brasileira Otorrinolaringologia & Cirurgia Cervicofacial, 2019)
Introduction: Cisplatin is one of the main chemotherapeutic agents used for the treatment of many types of cancer. However, ototoxicity, one of the most serious side effects of cisplatin, extract restricts its usage. ...