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Protective effects of amifostine, curcumin, and melatonin against cisplatin-induced acute kidney injury
Despite the enormous advances made in the field of oncology, no solution to the side effect of nephrotoxicity caused by cisplatin used as an antineoplastic agent for approximately 40 years has yet been discovered. This ...
Effects of gadolinium-based MRI contrast agents on liver tissue
BackgroundPurposeMRI with contrast is often used clinically. However, recent studies have reported a high accumulation of gadolinium-based contrast agents (GBCAs) in kidney, liver, and spleen tissues in several mouse models. ...
Pathological Findings Observed in the Kidneys of Postnatal Male Rats Exposed to the 2100 MHz Electromagnetic Field
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2018)
Background. the widespread use by young people of modern communication devices such as mobile phones means that they are particularly exposed to electromagnetic fields (EMF) and other problems. However, few studies have ...
Protective Effect of Tea Grape Extract on Cisplatin-Induced Muscle Atrophy: A Morphological Study
(Kowsar Publ, 2018)
Background: Even though Cisplatin (Cis) is known to be organotoxic, it is used in neoplastic chemotherapy. in skeletal muscles, the toxic effect manifests as atrophy. Objectives: the tea grape extract (TGE) is a sort of ...
The protective effect of astaxanthin against cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity in rats
(Elsevier France-Editions Scientifiques Medicales Elsevier, 2018)
Purpose: the aim of this experimental study was to investigate the antioxidant effects of astaxanthin against cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity in rats. Methods: Forty-eight male Sprague-Dawley rats weighing 264.83 +/- 7.39 ...