Wenbin Zhu et al.
PloS one, 9(3), e92992-e92992 (2014-03-26)
Benzo[a]pyrene (BaP), a well-known environmental carcinogen, promotes oxidative stress and DNA damage. Curcumin and vitamin E (VE) have potent antioxidative activity that protects cells from oxidative stress and cellular damage. The objectives of the present study were to investigate the...
Maria F Arisi et al.
Physiological reports, 5(11) (2017-06-04)
Aerobic exercise confers many health benefits. However, numerous reports have shown that acute aerobic exercise can injure the heart. We tested the general hypothesis that acute moderate-intensity exercise in rodents induces cardiomyocyte damage and stimulates mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) to...
J S Drukteinis et al.
Placenta, 26 Suppl A, S87-S95 (2005-04-20)
Maternal cigarette smoking is known to disrupt placental growth and function. The polyaromatic hydrocarbon benzo[a]pyrene (BaP) is a major toxicant in cigarette smoke that has been shown to alter placental cell function. This study compared the effects of the benzo[a]pyrene...
Effects of immunomodulatory nutrients on growth performance and immune-related gene expression in layer chicks challenged with lipopolysaccharide
Wils-Plotz EL and Klasing KC
Poultry Science, 96(3), 548-555 (2017)
Vijay K Singh et al.
International immunopharmacology, 9(12), 1423-1430 (2009-09-09)
Vitamin E is composed of a family of eight isomers known as tocols; consisting of four tocopherols and four tocotrienols that exist in four isomeric forms: alpha (alpha), beta (beta), gamma (gamma), and delta (delta). Earlier we have demonstrated the...