- High-dose selenium for the mitigation of radiation injury: a pilot study in a rat modelFritz Sieber
Department of Pediatrics and Children s Research Institute, Wisconsin, USA
Radiat Res 171:368-73. 2009..Our results suggest that dietary supplementation with high-dose selenium may provide a safe, effective and practical way to mitigate radiation injury to kidneys...
- Dietary selenium for the mitigation of radiation injury: effects of selenium dose escalation and timing of supplementationFritz Sieber
Department of Pediatrics and Children s Research Institute, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
Radiat Res 176:366-74. 2011..The high dose requirements, the pronounced threshold effect, and the superior performance of selenite suggest that the mitigation of radiation nephropathy involves mechanisms that go beyond the induction of selenoproteins...