Tea extracts protect normal lymphocytes but not leukemia cells from UV radiation-induced ROS production: An EPR spin trap study


Cam S. T. , POLAT M., Esmekaya M. A. , Canseven A. G. , Seyhan N.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION BIOLOGY, vol.91, no.8, pp.673-680, 2015 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 91 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/09553002.2015.1047989
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF RADIATION BIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.673-680

Abstract

Purpose : An ex vivo method for detection of free radicals and their neutralization by aqueous tea in human normal lymphocytes and MEC-1 leukemia cells under ultraviolet (UV) irradiation was investigated.