Effect of pinealectomy and. melatonin replacement on morphological and biochemical recovery after traumatic brain injury


Ateş O., Çaylı S., Gürses I., Yücel N., Iraz M., Altınöz E., et al.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENTAL NEUROSCIENCE, cilt.24, ss.357-363, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 24 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijdevneu.2006.08.003
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DEVELOPMENTAL NEUROSCIENCE
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.357-363

Özet

Numerous studies showed that melatonin, a free radical scavenger, is neuroprotective. In this study, we investigated the effect of pinealectomy and administration of exogenous melatonin on oxidative stress and morphological changes after experimental brain injury.