Effects of formaldehyde inhalation on humoral immunity and protective effect of Nigella sativa oil: An experimental study.

@article{Sapmaz2016EffectsOF,
  title={Effects of formaldehyde inhalation on humoral immunity and protective effect of Nigella sativa oil: An experimental study.},
  author={Hilal Irmak Sapmaz and Mustafa Sarsılmaz and Ahmet G{\"o}dekmerdan and Murat {\"O}get{\"u}rk and Ufuk Taş and Evren K{\"o}se},
  journal={Toxicology and industrial health},
  year={2016},
  volume={32 9},
  pages={1564-9}
}
AIM This study was carried out to determine the effects of formaldehyde (FA) inhalation on the humoral immunity of rats and the protective effect of Nigella sativa (NS) oil. MATERIALS AND METHODS The rats (n = 33) were divided into five groups, with five animals in the control group (FA-free air) and seven in the other four groups. Group FA1 was exposed to FA (5 ppm), group FA + NS1 was treated with NS and exposed to FA (5 ppm), group FA2 was exposed to FA (10 ppm), and group FA + NS2 was… CONTINUE READING