M Akisu

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Affiliation: Ege University
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. ncbi Protective effect of dietary supplementation with L-arginine and L-carnitine on hypoxia/reoxygenation-induced necrotizing enterocolitis in young mice
    Mete Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Biol Neonate 81:260-5. 2002
  2. ncbi Selective head cooling with hypothermia suppresses the generation of platelet-activating factor in cerebrospinal fluid of newborn infants with perinatal asphyxia
    Mete Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 69:45-50. 2003
  3. ncbi Intraventricular administration of recombinant tissue plasminogen activator for intraventricular hemorrhage in the newborn
    Mete Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical Faculty, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Neurosurg Rev 26:266-8. 2003
  4. ncbi The effect of dietary supplementation with n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids on the generation of platelet-activating factor and leukotriene B4 in hypoxic-ischemic brain in young mice
    M Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical Faculty, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 67:429-33. 2002
  5. ncbi Supplementation with Saccharomyces boulardii ameliorates hypoxia/reoxygenation-induced necrotizing enterocolitis in young mice
    M Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 13:319-23. 2003
  6. ncbi Myocardial and hepatic free carnitine concentrations in pups of diabetic female rats
    Mete Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, TR 35100 Bornova Izmir, Turkey
    Ann Nutr Metab 46:45-8. 2002
  7. ncbi Effect of recombinant human erythropoietin administration on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant enzyme(s) activities in preterm infants
    M Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics and Biochemistry, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Med Okayama 55:357-62. 2001
  8. ncbi The role of angiotensin-converting enzyme and apolipoprotein-E gene polymorphisms on lipid compositions in newborn infants with intrauterine growth restriction
    Mete Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    Early Hum Dev 78:95-103. 2004
  9. ncbi The role of recombinant human erythropoietin in lipid peroxidation and platelet-activating factor generation in a rat model of necrotizing enterocolitis
    M Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 11:167-72. 2001
  10. ncbi Antioxidant defense systems in newborns undergoing phototherapy
    M Akisu
    Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Izmir, Turkey
    Indian J Pediatr 66:651-5. 1999

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  1. ncbi Protective effect of dietary supplementation with L-arginine and L-carnitine on hypoxia/reoxygenation-induced necrotizing enterocolitis in young mice
    Mete Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Biol Neonate 81:260-5. 2002
    ..Based on these findings, the beneficial effects of L-arginine and L-carnitine in this model may be mediated via mechanisms preventing free radical damage...
  2. ncbi Selective head cooling with hypothermia suppresses the generation of platelet-activating factor in cerebrospinal fluid of newborn infants with perinatal asphyxia
    Mete Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 69:45-50. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi Intraventricular administration of recombinant tissue plasminogen activator for intraventricular hemorrhage in the newborn
    Mete Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical Faculty, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Neurosurg Rev 26:266-8. 2003
    ..Intraventricular fibrinolysis with tissue plasminogen activator seems to be safe and effective for the treatment of intraventricular hemorrhage. However, controlled studies are needed for assessing treatment efficiency...
  4. ncbi The effect of dietary supplementation with n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids on the generation of platelet-activating factor and leukotriene B4 in hypoxic-ischemic brain in young mice
    M Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical Faculty, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 67:429-33. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi Supplementation with Saccharomyces boulardii ameliorates hypoxia/reoxygenation-induced necrotizing enterocolitis in young mice
    M Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 13:319-23. 2003
    ..Based on these findings, the beneficial effects of probiotic S. boulardii in this model of NEC are mediated via mechanisms inhibiting intestinal proinflammatory mediator release...
  6. ncbi Myocardial and hepatic free carnitine concentrations in pups of diabetic female rats
    Mete Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, TR 35100 Bornova Izmir, Turkey
    Ann Nutr Metab 46:45-8. 2002
    ..We also assessed the effect of maternal L-carnitine supplementation on the free carnitine concentration in pups of diabetic rats...
  7. ncbi Effect of recombinant human erythropoietin administration on lipid peroxidation and antioxidant enzyme(s) activities in preterm infants
    M Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics and Biochemistry, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Med Okayama 55:357-62. 2001
    ..The mechanism responsible for the r-HuEPO-induced decrease in lipid peroxidation may concern inhibition to iron-catalyzed free radical reactions...
  8. ncbi The role of angiotensin-converting enzyme and apolipoprotein-E gene polymorphisms on lipid compositions in newborn infants with intrauterine growth restriction
    Mete Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    Early Hum Dev 78:95-103. 2004
    ..Levels of total cholesterol and Apo-B are elevated in IUGR infants, suggesting a linkage between low birth weight and atherosclerosis...
  9. ncbi The role of recombinant human erythropoietin in lipid peroxidation and platelet-activating factor generation in a rat model of necrotizing enterocolitis
    M Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 11:167-72. 2001
    ..This study also shows that administration of rhEPO significantly decreases lipid peroxidation; however, PAF generation was not inhibited in hypoxia-induced bowel necrosis...
  10. ncbi Antioxidant defense systems in newborns undergoing phototherapy
    M Akisu
    Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Izmir, Turkey
    Indian J Pediatr 66:651-5. 1999
    ..Therefore, phototherapy would preferably seem to be safe and efficient method of treatment for all neonates presenting with hyperbilirubinemia...
  11. ncbi Serum lipid and lipoprotein composition in infants of diabetic mothers
    M Akisu
    Ege University Medical Faculty, Department of Pediatrics, Izmir, Turkey
    Indian J Pediatr 66:381-6. 1999
    ..These infants should be longitudinally followed up to assess whether this observation imposes an increased risk for atherosclerosis for advanced ages...
  12. ncbi Platelet-activating factor is an important mediator in hypoxic ischemic brain injury in the newborn rat. Flunarizine and Ginkgo biloba extract reduce PAF concentration in the brain
    M Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Biol Neonate 74:439-44. 1998
    ..The suppressor effect of flunarizine and EGb 761 on PAF production may open new insight into the treatment of hypoxic-ischemic brain injury...
  13. ncbi The role of dietary supplementation with L-glutamine in inflammatory mediator release and intestinal injury in hypoxia/reoxygenation-induced experimental necrotizing enterocolitis
    Mete Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Bornova, TR 35100 Izmir, Turkey
    Ann Nutr Metab 47:262-6. 2003
    ..In the present study, we examined the protective effect of oral supplementation with L-glutamine, an important specific fuel for the enterocytes, against hypoxia-reoxygenation (H/R)-induced NEC in young mice...
  14. ncbi Effect of dietary n-3 fatty acids on hypoxia-induced necrotizing enterocolitis in young mice. n-3 fatty acids alter platelet-activating factor and leukotriene B4 production in the intestine
    M Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Biol Neonate 74:31-8. 1998
    ..The intestinal protective effect of n-3 fatty acids in an experimental model of NEC may open new insight into the treatment and prevention of NEC in neonates...
  15. ncbi Plasma platelet-activating factor levels in newborn infants with and without perinatal asphyxia: is it an additional marker of perinatal asphyxia?
    M Akisu
    Ege University Medical Faculty, Department of Pediatrics, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Paediatr Jpn 40:427-31. 1998
    ..Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) is still a very important cause of neonatal mortality and morbidity. Recently platelet-activating factor (PAF) has been accused of being responsible for the neuronal damage in hypoxic-ischemic brain...
  16. ncbi A comparison of efficacy between two natural exogenous surfactant preparations in premature infants with respiratory distress syndrome
    M Yalaz
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    Klin Padiatr 216:230-5. 2004
    ..It was concluded that results obtained with different surfactant preparations having dissimilar compositions were not different in terms of final impacts and side-effects...
  17. ncbi Value of the urinary uric acid to creatinine ratio in term infants with perinatal asphyxia
    M Akisu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical Faculty, Izmir, Turkey
    Acta Paediatr Jpn 40:78-81. 1998
    ..Furthermore, there was a correlation between the UA/Cr ratio and the severity of the encephalopathy (r = 0.84; P < 0.001). The UA/Cr ratio was found to be a good, simple screening test for the early assessment of perinatal asphyxia...
  18. ncbi Genetic factors that influence short-term neurodevelopmental outcome in term hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathic neonates
    S Calkavur
    Department of Neonatology, Faculty of Medicine, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    J Int Med Res 39:1744-56. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the IL6 174GC gene polymorphism seems to play a role in determining the risk and/or severity of perinatal cerebral injury...
  19. ncbi Molybdenum cofactor deficiency associated with Dandy-Walker complex
    S Arslanoglu
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    Brain Dev 23:815-8. 2001
    ..We speculate that severe cerebral volume loss due to the above mentioned mechanisms may lead to an appearance resembling Dandy-Walker malformation...
  20. ncbi Polycythaemia in infants of diabetic mothers: β-hydroxybutyrate stimulates erythropoietic activity
    H Cetin
    Department of Paediatrics, Ege University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey
    J Int Med Res 39:815-21. 2011
    ....
  21. ncbi Plasma concentrations of granulocyte-macrophage colony-stimulating factor and interleukin-6 in septic and healthy preterms
    M Kantar
    Department of Paediatrics, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, 35100 Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Eur J Pediatr 159:156-7. 2000
    ..0003), but decreased to normal on recovery as compared to the healthy preterm infants. GM-CSF levels were more prominent in septic preterms with neutropenia than those of non-neutropenic infants (P = 0.03)...
  22. ncbi Experience with teicoplanin in the treatment of neonatal staphylococcal sepsis
    M Yalaz
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Ege University, Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    J Int Med Res 32:540-8. 2004
    ..Our results suggest that teicoplanin is highly effective in neonatal staphylococcal sepsis...
  23. ncbi Transient fetal myelosuppressive effect of D-penicillamine when used in pregnancy
    M Yalaz
    Neonatology Division, Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
    Minerva Pediatr 55:625-8. 2003
    ..The baby showed neutropenia and leucopenia for 5 days and resolving without any further therapy. Intrauterine D-penicillamine was suspected to cause transient neonatal myelosuppression...