- Dietary broccoli sprouts protect against myocardial oxidative damage and cell death during ischemia-reperfusionMasoumeh Akhlaghi
College of Health and Nutrition, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, PO Box 71645 111, Shiraz, Iran
Plant Foods Hum Nutr 65:193-9. 2010..While the mechanism is not clear, the results show that a relatively short dietary treatment with broccoli sprouts can strongly protect the heart against oxidative stress and cell death caused by ischemia-reperfusion...
- Dietary green tea extract increases phase 2 enzyme activities in protecting against myocardial ischemia-reperfusionMasoumeh Akhlaghi
School of Health and Nutrition, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
Nutr Res 30:32-9. 2010..The results support a possible involvement of phase 2 enzymes in the protection by green tea catechins against myocardial IR injury...
- Preconditioning and acute effects of flavonoids in protecting cardiomyocytes from oxidative cell deathMasoumeh Akhlaghi
College of Health and Nutrition, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Oxid Med Cell Longev 2012:782321. 2012..The results suggest catechins to be especially useful as IR preconditioning agents, while quercetin and epigallocatechin gallate may be the most protective acutely in situations of oxidative stress...