Zekiye Sultan Altun
Affiliation: Dokuz Eylul University
- Effects of oral L-arginine supplementation on blood pressure and asymmetric dimethylarginine in stress-induced preeclamptic ratsZekiye Sultan Altun
Oncology Institute, Dokuz Eylul University, Izmir, Turkey
Cell Biochem Funct 26:648-53. 2008..Arginine-ADMA-NO pathway is affected in preeclampsia. L-arginine supplementation decreased hypertension (HT), proteinuria, and ADMA levels indicating that taking L-arginine may be beneficial in preeclampsia treatment...
- Protective effects of acetyl-L-carnitine on cisplatin cytotoxicity and oxidative stress in neuroblastomaZekiye Sultan Altun
Department of Basic Oncology, Institute of Oncology, Dokuz Eylul University, Inciralti, 35340, Izmir, Turkey
Neurochem Res 35:437-43. 2010..ALC were effectively inhibited the increase in cisplatin induced oxidized glutathione and lipid peroxidation formation in NB cells. We suggested that prophylactic ALC would be a useful agent for cisplatin induced toxicity in NB cells...