CAN WE REDUCE OXIDATIVE STRESS WITH LIVER TRANSPLANTATION?


Aydin M., Dirik Y., Demir C., Tolunay H., Demir H.

JOURNAL OF MEDICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, vol.40, no.3, pp.351-357, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5937/jomb0-29983
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF MEDICAL BIOCHEMISTRY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, Central & Eastern European Academic Source (CEEAS), EMBASE, Veterinary Science Database, Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Page Numbers: pp.351-357
  • Keywords: oxidative stress, cirrhosis, liver transplantation, LIPID-PEROXIDATION, ANTIOXIDANT ENZYMES, NITROGEN-OXIDES, L-ARGININE, ALCOHOL, CIRRHOSIS
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: The aim of this study was to determine the levels of lipid peroxidation (MDA) and antioxidants such as reduced glutathione (GSH), catalase (CAT) and superoxide dismutase (SOD) in the blood serum of patients with cirrhosis and liver transplantation.