Radioprotective effect of mefenamic acid against radiation-induced genotoxicity in human lymphocytes

@inproceedings{Hosseinimehr2015RadioprotectiveEO,
  title={Radioprotective effect of mefenamic acid against radiation-induced genotoxicity in human lymphocytes},
  author={Seyed Jalal Hosseinimehr and Reyhaneh Nobakht and Arash Ghasemi and Tayyeb Allahverdi Pourfallah},
  booktitle={Radiation oncology journal},
  year={2015}
}
PURPOSE Mefenamic acid (MEF) as a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug is used as a medication for relieving of pain and inflammation. Radiation-induced inflammation process is involved in DNA damage and cell death. In this study, the radioprotective effect of MEF was investigated against genotoxicity induced by ionizing radiation in human blood lymphocytes. MATERIALS AND METHODS Peripheral blood samples were collected from human volunteers and incubated with MEF at different concentrations… CONTINUE READING

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