Ismail Zararsiz

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This study was undertaken to investigate the protective effects of melatonin against formaldehyde-induced neurotoxicity in prefrontal cortex of rats. For this purpose, 21 male Wistar rats were divided into three groups. The rats in Group I were used as a control, while the rats in Group II were injected every other day with formaldehyde. The rats in Group(More)
Phospholipids located in the cellular membrane play a critical role in the fluid-mosaic model of membrane structure and membrane function. Evidence is mounting for the role of abnormal phospholipid metabolism in some neuropsychiatric disorders including schizophrenia. As an important essential fatty acid (EFA), omega-3 (omega-3) fatty acid series are found(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate possible neuroprotective effects of dietary supplementation of fish oil in brain ischemia-reperfusion (I/R). METHODS This investigation took place in the Experimental Research Unit, Firat University, Elazig, Turkey, from January-February 2006. The study was carried out on 12 male Wistar rats; divided into 2 groups: I/R (control)(More)
198 C erebral ischemia is one of the leading causes of death in aged populations. Thromboembolic occlusion of the artery is the most important cause of ischemia in patients. There is no proven efficient treatment for this condition. In brain ischemia, cerebral blood flow is reduced in brain regions that are supplied with oxygen by the occluded vessels. In(More)
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