TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, vol.25, no.3, pp.453-460, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
Axonal degeneration, Epigallocatechin-gallate, Electron microscope, Light microscope, Lipid peroxidation, Peripheral nerve injury, BLACK TEA, GREEN TEA, LIPID-PEROXIDATION, GALLATE, ANTIOXIDANTS, COMPRESSION, PREVENTION, ISCHEMIA, EXTRACTS, CELL
AIM: Catechin is a type of polyphenol, along with epicatechin, epigallocatechin, and epigallocatechin-gallate (EGCG). This study aims to investigate the effect of EGCG, a major metabolite of catechin, which is the principle bioactive compound in green tea, on rats with peripheral nerve injury.