Halofuginone improves caustic-induced oxidative injury of esophagus in rats

KARADENİZ CERİT K. , Karakoyun B., Bahadir E., YÜKSEL M. , Bulbul N., ERCAN F. , ...More

ESOPHAGUS, vol.15, no.2, pp.59-68, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s10388-017-0594-4
  • Title of Journal : ESOPHAGUS
  • Page Numbers: pp.59-68
  • Keywords: Halofuginone, Caustic burn, Reactive oxygen metabolites, Oxidative injury, NITRIC-OXIDE, OXYGEN RADICALS, STRICTURES, INHIBITION, PREVENTION, INGESTION, CANCER, DAMAGE, CELLS, BURN


The aim of this study is to evaluate the anti-inflammatory and anti-fibrotic effects of halofuginone in caustic esophageal burn injury in rats.