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Taurine protects rat testes against NaAsO2-induced oxidative stress and apoptosis via mitochondrial dependent and independent pathways
(ELSEVIER IRELAND, 2009-06-22)
Arsenic (As) is a well known toxicity inducer. Recent investigations, however, showed that it might have some therapeutic application in cancer treatment. These dual roles of arsenic have attracted a renewed research in ...
Purification and characterisation of a novel antioxidant protein molecule from Phyllanthus niruri
(ELSEVIER SCI, 2009-06-15)
The herb Phyllanthus niruri is known to possess antioxidant activity, but the nature of the responsible active principle(s) is not well defined. The present study reports the purification and characterisation of a 35 kDa ...
Protection of acetaminophen induced mitochondrial dysfunctions and hepatic necrosis via Akt-NF-kappa B pathway: Role of a novel plant protein
(ELSEVIER IRELAND, 2009-01-27)
Oxidative stress is a major cause of drug induced hepatic diseases. The present study aims to investigate the antioxidative signaling mechanism of a protein isolated from the herb, Cajanus indicus against acetaminophen ...