In vivo inefficiency of pentoxifylline and interferon-alpha on hepatic fibrosis in biliary-obstructed rats: Assessment by tissue collagen content and prolidase activity


Tarcin O., Avsar K., Demirturk L., Gultepe M., Oktar B., Ozdogan O., et al.

JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY, cilt.18, ss.437-444, 2003 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 18 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2003
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1046/j.1440-1746.2003.03004.x
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY AND HEPATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.437-444

Özet

Background and Aim: To evaluate the possible antifibrotic effects of two drugs, pentoxifylline (PTX) and interferon (IFN)-alpha as well as their combination, on a bile-duct-ligated rat hepatic fibrosis model.