Effects of Taurine and Age on Cerebellum Antioxidant Status and Oxidative Stress


Yildirim Z., Kilic N.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GERONTOLOGY, vol.5, no.3, pp.166-170, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijge.2011.09.019
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GERONTOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.166-170

Abstract

Background: Aging is an inevitable biological process characterized by a general decline in various physiological functions and resistance to stress. The aim of the present study was to investigate the effects of taurine on advanced oxidation protein products, malondialdehyde, glutathione, and superoxide dismutase, in young and middle-aged rat cerebellum.