Antioxidative and therapeutic effects of spirulina on trichloroethylene induced cutaneous irritation balb/c mice.

  title={Antioxidative and therapeutic effects of spirulina on trichloroethylene induced cutaneous irritation balb/c mice.},
  author={Neslihan Gurbuz and Zafer Kutay Coşkun and Suna Omeroğlu and A C Bayraktar and Zahid Çiraci},
  journal={Bratislavske lekarske listy},
  volume={114 4},
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the antioxidative and therapeutic effects of spirulina on the trichloroethylene induced cutaneous irritation balb/c mice. BACKGROUND During recent years, an attention has been focused on the antioxidant potential of Spirulina species. METHODS Balb/c mice were randomized into the four groups. At the end of the each application, the rats were sacrificed and dorsal skin was taken. Histopathologic and immunohistochemical evaluations were conducted, oxidative stress was… Expand
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