Carbon tetrachloride-induced nephrotoxicity and protective effect of betaine in Sprague-Dawley rats

Ozturk F., Ucar M., Ozturk I., Vardi N., Batcioglu K.

UROLOGY, cilt.62, ss.353-356, 2003 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Objectives. To observe the changes in the antioxidative defense enzymes and to detect the alterations of renal microscopy after carbon tetrachloride (CCl4) administration in rats and to investigate the possible protective effects of betaine against CCl4-induced renal damage.