MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR BIOCHEMISTRY, vol.286, pp.11-15, 2006 (SCI-Expanded)
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MOLECULAR AND CELLULAR BIOCHEMISTRY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
doxorubicin-induced toxicity, lipid peroxidation, melatonin, CONSTANT LIGHT EXPOSURE, HYPERLIPIDEMIC NEPHROPATHY, OXIDATIVE STRESS, LIPID-PEROXIDATION, RAT-BRAIN, ADRIAMYCIN, CARDIOTOXICITY, THERAPY, CANCER, DAMAGE
Gazi University Affiliated:
Anthracycline antibiotics, such as doxorubicin and daunorubicin, constitute a group of wide spectrum therapeutic agents. Application of these drugs in chemotherapy is limited because of their toxic effects. Melatonin, the main secretory product of pineal gland, was recently found as a free radical scavenger and antioxidant.