Samar Basu


Affiliation: Uppsala University
Country: Sweden


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    Basu S. Novel cyclooxygenase-catalyzed bioactive prostaglandin F2alpha from physiology to new principles in inflammation. Med Res Rev. 2007;27:435-68 pubmed
    ..This review addresses multiple aspects of PGF2alpha in addition to its emerging role in physiology to inflammation. ..
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    Basu S. Carbon tetrachloride-induced lipid peroxidation: eicosanoid formation and their regulation by antioxidant nutrients. Toxicology. 2003;189:113-27 pubmed
    ..Antioxidant nutrients have been shown to affect both the formation of isoprostanes and prostaglandin metabolite but the therapeutic values and exact mechanisms of action remain unclear. ..
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    Basu S, Helmersson J. Factors regulating isoprostane formation in vivo. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2005;7:221-35 pubmed
    ..Selected aspects of issues related to isoprostane formation and metabolism in vivo will be examined herein. ..
  4. Basu S, Miclescu A, Sharma H, Wiklund L. Propofol mitigates systemic oxidative injury during experimental cardiopulmonary cerebral resuscitation. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2011;84:123-30 pubmed publisher
    ..Propofol significantly reduced an ROSC-mediated oxidative stress in the brain. ..
  5. Basu S. Fatty acid oxidation and isoprostanes: oxidative strain and oxidative stress. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2010;82:219-25 pubmed publisher
    ..Measurement of F(2)-isoprostanes in body fluids could offer a unique analytical opportunity to study the role of free radicals in physiology and pathophysiology in order to comprehend both oxidative strain and oxidative stress. ..
  6. Basu S, Kadiiska M. Ozone exposure effect on systemic prostaglandin F2α in rat plasma and urine may not reveal pulmonary damage through inflammation. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids. 2017;126:79-83 pubmed publisher
    ..It is concluded that acute ozone exposure does not cause changes in plasma and urinary PGF, and therefore their measurement in plasma and urine may not be used to reveal pulmonary inflammation and damage by ozone. ..