The effects of EGb 761 on lipid peroxide levels and superoxide dismutase activity in sunburn


Ozkur M., Bozkurt M., Balabanli B., Aricioglu A., Ilter N., Gurer M., ...More

PHOTODERMATOLOGY PHOTOIMMUNOLOGY & PHOTOMEDICINE, vol.18, no.3, pp.117-120, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1034/j.1600-0781.2002.00727.x
  • Title of Journal : PHOTODERMATOLOGY PHOTOIMMUNOLOGY & PHOTOMEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.117-120

Abstract

Background/Purpose: Free oxygen radicals are involved in inflammatory skin reactions induced by ultraviolet B (UVB). In this study, the effect of a herbal antioxidant Ginkgo biloba extract (EGb 761) was investigated in UVB irradiated mice skin.