Protective activity of the methanol extract of Usnea longissima against oxidative damage and genotoxicity caused by aflatoxin B(1) in vitro


AĞAR G., Aslan A., Sarioglu E. K., Alpsoy L., Ceker S.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.41, no.6, pp.1043-1049, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1011-1315
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.1043-1049
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Aim: To investigate the effects of methanol extracts obtained from Usnea longissima (UME) on the genotoxicity and oxidative stress of aflatoxin B(1) (AFB(1)) in cultured human blood cells.