The effect of L-tryptophan on the heart in rabbits via chronic hypoxia


Narin F. , NARİN N. , BASARSLAN F., BAYKAN A. , Sezer S. , Akgun H., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.40, no.2, pp.257-263, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-0901-3
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.257-263
  • Keywords: Hypoxia, myocardial injury, cardioprotection, tryptophan, oxidative stress, CARDIAC TROPONIN-I, LACTATE-DEHYDROGENASE, MYOCARDIAL-INFARCTION, LIPID-PEROXIDATION, FREE-RADICALS, NITRIC-OXIDE, ISCHEMIA, ANTIOXIDANTS, INJURY, DAMAGE

Abstract

Aim: To evaluate the protective effect of tryptophan on an experimentally produced hypoxic myocardial injury via biochemical and pathological parameters.