Effects of organic apricot on liver regeneration after partial hepatectomy in rats.

@article{Yilmaz2013EffectsOO,
  title={Effects of organic apricot on liver regeneration after partial hepatectomy in rats.},
  author={I Noyan Yilmaz and Abdurrahman Karaman and Nigar Vardi and Aysun Çetin and Erman Erdemli},
  journal={Transplantation proceedings},
  year={2013},
  volume={45 6},
  pages={2455-60}
}
BACKGROUND The present study investigated the effects of (sun-dried organic apricot/SDOA) supplementation in chow on liver regeneration after partial hepatectomy/(PH) in rats. METHOD In this study, 28 female rats were randomized into four groups. On the 7th day of the study, group 1 underwent laparoscopic intervention while a PH was performed on the other three cohorts. On day 28, all rats were humanely killed. Blood and liver tissue samples were subjected to biochemical determinations… CONTINUE READING