Melatonin Attenuates Unilateral Ureteral Obstruction-Induced Renal Injury by Reducing Oxidative Stress, iNOS, MAPK, and NF-kappa B Expression


OZBEK E., ILBEY Y. O. , Ozbek M. B. , SIMSEK A., Cekmen M., SOMAY A.

JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, vol.23, no.7, pp.1165-1173, 2009 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/end.2009.0035
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1165-1173

Abstract

Purpose: To investigate whether melatonin (MLT) treatment has any protective effect on unilateral ureteral obstruction (UUO)-induced kidney injury in rats.