Protective Effects of Astaxanthin on ConA-Induced Autoimmune Hepatitis by the JNK/p-JNK Pathway-Mediated Inhibition of Autophagy and Apoptosis

@inproceedings{Li2015ProtectiveEO,
  title={Protective Effects of Astaxanthin on ConA-Induced Autoimmune Hepatitis by the JNK/p-JNK Pathway-Mediated Inhibition of Autophagy and Apoptosis},
  author={Jingjing Li and Yujing Xia and Tong Liu and Junshan Wang and Weiqi Dai and Fan Wang and Yuanyuan Zheng and Kan Chen and Sainan Li and Huerxidan Abudumijiti and Zheng Zhou and Jianrong Wang and Wenxia Lu and Rong Zhu and Jing Yang and Huawei Zhang and Qin Yin and Chengfen Wang and Yuqing Zhou and Jie Lu and Yingqun Zhou and Chuanyong Guo},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2015}
}
OBJECTIVE Astaxanthin, a potent antioxidant, exhibits a wide range of biological activities, including antioxidant, atherosclerosis and antitumor activities. However, its effect on concanavalin A (ConA)-induced autoimmune hepatitis remains unclear. The aim of this study was to investigate the protective effects of astaxanthin on ConA-induced hepatitis in… CONTINUE READING