Radical Scavenging Effect of Different Marine Sponges from Mediterranean Coasts

@inproceedings{Aktas2013RadicalSE,
  title={Radical Scavenging Effect of Different Marine Sponges from Mediterranean Coasts},
  author={Nihal Aktas and Yasin Genç and Bulent Gozcelioglu and Belma Konuklugil and Ummuhan Sebnem Harput},
  year={2013}
}
To find new products reducing free radical damage is very important research area in recent pharmaceutical investigations. Considering this inf ormation, different marine sponges distributed in Mediterranean coasts of Turkey were screened for th ei antioxidant capacity. Methanolic extracts of e lev n species from six different localities were investig a ed for their 2,2-diphenyl-1-picrylhydrazil (DPPH) , nitric oxide (NO) and superoxide (SO) radical scavenging a ctivities. Dose dependent… CONTINUE READING