Novel evidence suggesting an anti-oxidant property for erythropoietin on vancomycin-induced nephrotoxicity in a rat model


Cetin H. , OLGAR S., ÖKTEM F., CIRIS M., UZ E. , ASLAN C., ...More

CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL PHARMACOLOGY AND PHYSIOLOGY, vol.34, no.11, pp.1181-1185, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1440-1681.2007.04695.x
  • Title of Journal : CLINICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL PHARMACOLOGY AND PHYSIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1181-1185

Abstract

1. The aim of the present study was to investigate the role of oxidative stress in renal injury and to determine whether erythropoietin (EPO) acts as an anti-oxidant in vancomycin (VCM)-induced renal impairment.