JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, vol.144, no.1, pp.36-42, 2008 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH
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mesenteric ischemia, reperfusion, ergothioneine, cytokines, heat shock protein, ALVEOLAR EPITHELIAL-CELLS, NECROSIS-FACTOR-ALPHA, FACTOR-KAPPA-B, SHOCK GENE-EXPRESSION, SMALL-INTESTINE, RAT, INDUCTION, PROTEINS, LIVER, PATHOPHYSIOLOGY
Background and aim. Ergothioneine (EGT) is a natural compound that is synthesized by soil bacteria in fungal substrates and exhibits antioxidant functions in many cell models. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of EGT on mesenteric ischemia and reperfusion injury.