Could Lycopene Protect Against Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury in the Uterus?

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ONAT T., DOĞANYİĞİT Z., Caltekin M. D., TÜRKLER C., KAYMAK E., Altindag M. M.

ISTANBUL MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.22, no.2, pp.155-160, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/imj.galenos.2021.82698
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.155-160
  • Keywords: Ischemia/reperfusion damage, oxidative stress, organ transplantation, lycopene, NF-KAPPA-B, ISCHEMIA-REPERFUSION INJURY, LIPID-PEROXIDATION, ACTIVATION, TRANSPLANTATION, TRANSCRIPTION, APOPTOSIS, RATS
  • Yozgat Bozok University Affiliated: Yes


Introduction: Ischernia/reperfusion damage (IRD) is one of the most important factors in the success of organ transplantation. IRD plays a role in both acute and chronic rejection. This study aims to evaluate the effects of lycopene, which is known to be a powerful antioxidant, on experimental uterine IRD.