Ginger (Zingiber officinale) prevents severe damage to the lungs due to hyperoxia and inflammation


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ÇİFCİ A., Tayman C., Yakut H. I. , Halil H., Cakir E., Cakir U., et al.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.48, ss.892-900, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 48 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1803-223
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.892-900

Özet

Background/aim: Hyperoxia- and inflammation-induced lung injury is an important cause of the development of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) in premature infants. We aimed to ascertain the beneficial effects of ginger (Zingiber officinale) on rat pups exposed to hyperoxia and inflammation.