The protective effects of taurine on experimental acute pancreatitis in a rat model.

@article{Akay2013ThePE,
  title={The protective effects of taurine on experimental acute pancreatitis in a rat model.},
  author={Cemal Akay and H. Ruhi Yaman and Muzaffer Oztosun and Erdinç Çakir and Ali Yildirim and Yusuf Emrah Eyi and Mehmet Agilli and Emin Ozgur Akgul and Ibrahim Aydin and Umit Kaldirim and Salim Kemal Tuncer and Ayşe Eken and Emin Oztaş and Yavuz Poyrazoǧlu and Mehmet Yaşar and Yusuf Ozkan},
  journal={Human & experimental toxicology},
  year={2013},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={522-9}
}
The aim of this study was to investigate the protective effects of taurine (Tau) on experimental acute pancreatitis (AP) in a rat model by measuring cytokines and oxidant stress markers. Forty rats were randomly divided into four groups: sham, AP, Tau and AP + Tau. AP was induced with sodium taurocholate. No treatment was given to the AP. All rats were killed 5 days later. Pancreatic tissues of rats and blood samples were obtained. Tau treatment significantly decreased serum amylase activity (p… CONTINUE READING

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