Effects of Cholerella sp microalgae extract on colonic anastomosis in rats with protein-energy malnutrition

Salman B., Kerem M., Bedirli A., Katircioglu H., Ofluoglu E., Akin O., ...More

COLORECTAL DISEASE, vol.10, no.5, pp.469-478, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2007.01426.x
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.469-478
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Objective Algae, which are used as supplementary nutrients in various countries, are products rich in protein, vitamins and minerals. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of algae extracts on the healing of colonic anastomosis in malnourished rats.