Ergothioneine modulates proinflammatory cytokines and heat shock protein 70 in mesenteric ischemia and reperfusion injury


ŞAKRAK Ö. , KEREM M. , BEDİRLİ A. , PAŞAOĞLU H. , AKYÜREK N. , Ofluoglu E., ...More

JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, vol.144, no.1, pp.36-42, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 144 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jss.2007.04.020
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.36-42

Abstract

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.