The protective effects of omega-3 fatty acid against toluene-induced neurotoxicity in prefrontal cortex of rats


Meydan S. , Altas M., Nacar A., Ozturk O. H. , Tas U., ZARARSIZ I., ...Daha Fazla

HUMAN & EXPERIMENTAL TOXICOLOGY, cilt.31, ss.1179-1185, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 31 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1177/0960327112457187
  • Dergi Adı: HUMAN & EXPERIMENTAL TOXICOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1179-1185

Özet

Objective: Toluene is used as an organic solvent, and it has neurotoxic effects. Omega-3 is an essential fatty acid required for brain development. The aim of this study was to investigate the protective effects of omega-3 fatty acid against toluene-induced neurotoxicity in prefrontal cortex of rats.