ADVANCES IN CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL MEDICINE, vol.20, no.1, pp.15-21, 2011 (SCI-Expanded)
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ADVANCES IN CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL MEDICINE
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
carnitine, vitamin e, antioxidant enzymes, irradiation, oxidative stress, lens, RADIATION-INDUCED CATARACT, SUPEROXIDE-DISMUTASE, IONIZING-RADIATION, MELATONIN, ANTIOXIDANT, STRESS, PREVENTION, ERYTHROCYTES, EXERCISE, MICE
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated:
Objectives. The aim of this study was to evaluate the antioxidant role of L-carnitine (LC) and vitamin E against radiation-induced cataracts in rat lenses after total cranial irradiation with a single 5 Gray (Gy) dose of gamma irradiation.