Melatonin modulates mesenteric blood flow and TNFalpha concentrations after lipopolysaccharide challenge.

Baykal A., Iskit A. B. , Hamaloglu E., Guc M., Hascelik G. , Sayek I.

The European journal of surgery = Acta chirurgica, vol.166, no.9, pp.722-7, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 166 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/110241500750008484
  • Title of Journal : The European journal of surgery = Acta chirurgica
  • Page Numbers: pp.722-7


Objective: To investigate the effect of various doses of melatonin on reduction in mesenteric blood flow (MBF) and increase in tumour necrosis factor alpha (TNF alpha) concentration caused by injection of lipopolysaccharide (LPS).