Ameliorative Effect of Silymarin Against Radiation-Induced Oxidative Stress in the Liver of Male Rats

  • H. M. El-Shennawy, A. N. El Shahat, +1 author Nahed Abdelaziz
  • Published 2016
Administration of dietary antioxidants has been suggested to protect against liver tissue damage induced by radiation exposure. Silymarin is a polyphenolic plant flavonoid derived from Silymarin marianum that has hepatoprotective and anticarcinogenic effects. Therefore, the present study was carried out to investigate the radioprotective activity of… CONTINUE READING