Effects of Various Antioxidants on Rat Lung Tissue During Chemotherapy: Electron Microscopic Study

Yazici G. N. , GÜRGEN S. G. , SUNAR M., ELMAS Ç.

GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.32, no.3, pp.403-408, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.12996/gmj.2021.91
  • Title of Journal : GAZI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.403-408


Objectives: This study uses transmission electron microscopy technique to investigate the efficacy of different antioxidants (such as ascorbic acid, alphatocopherol and selenium) in repairing or reversing lung damage caused by the possible adverse effects of the chemotherapy (cyclophosphamide) application on the lung tissue of the subjects.