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- Saleh, Ayman A., et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Toxicological and environmental chemistry 2015 v.97 no.8 pp. 1113-1123
- chemistry; DNA damage; blood serum; catalase; males; nephrotoxicity; glutathione peroxidase; Arthrospira platensis; creatinine; genes; kidneys; rats; urea; gene expression regulation; aluminum chloride; protective effect
- ... The protective effect of Spirulina platensis (SP) powder against aluminium-induced nephrotoxicity and DNA damage in rats was studied. Male rats receiving daily 40 mg/kg b.wt. aluminium chloride (AlCl ₃) orally had increased serum levels of urea and creatinine, up regulated kidney injury molecule-1 and tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-1 genes, down regulated catalase and glutathione peroxidase ...