Peripheral lymphocyte DNA damage and oxidative status after eradication therapy in patients infected with Helicobacter pylori


Dulger A. C. , Aslan M., Nazligul Y., Horoz M., Bolukbas C., Bolukbas F. F. , ...More

POLSKIE ARCHIWUM MEDYCYNY WEWNETRZNEJ-POLISH ARCHIVES OF INTERNAL MEDICINE, vol.121, no.12, pp.428-432, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Introduction Helicobacter pylori infection has been shown to cause inflammation, increased production of reactive oxygen species, and oxidative DNA damage in the gastric mucosa. However, the effect of eradication treatment on DNA damage in patients infected with H. pylori is unclear.