Effects of astaxanthin on antioxidant parameters in ARPE-19 cells on oxidative stress model


MUSA Y., ALIME G., CIHANGIR U., Ozlem Y. T. , LEVENT T., AHMI O., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY, vol.12, no.6, pp.930-935, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.18240/ijo.2019.06.08
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OPHTHALMOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.930-935

Abstract

AIM: To observe the protective effect of astaxanthin (AST) against hydroquinone (HQ) mediated cell death in the apoptotic cascade and evaluate intracellular Ca2+ release, caspase-3, and -9 activation, reactive oxygen species (ROS) production in ARPE-19 cells.