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Effect of hydrogen peroxide on nonenzymatic glycation of haemoglobin
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The effect of treatment with montelukast on levels of serum interleukin-10, eosinophil cationic protein, blood eosinophil counts, and clinical parameters in children with asthma
(Turkish J Pediatrics, 2009)
Interleukin (IL)-10 is an important immunoregulatory and anti-inflammatory cytokine. IL-10 levels are reduced in asthmatic airways. A regulatory mechanism involving IL-4 induced allergen-specific IL-10 production may be ...
Serum cystatin C levels in gastric cancer patients: Scientific letter
(Ortadogu Ad Pres & Publ Co, 2007)
Elevated activities of cysteine proteinases in cancers are attributed to impaired regulation by the endogenous cysteine proteinase inhibitors (cystatins). Cystatin C is suggested to be a reliable marker of glomerular ...
Effect of montelukast treatment on serum paraoxonase activity in asthmatic children
(Tubitak Scientific & Technical Research Council Turkey, 2007)
Montelukast, widely used in the treatment of asthma, is a selective and potent oral cysteinyl leukotriene-1 receptor antagonist. In this study, we investigated the effects of montelukast on oxidative stress and antioxidant ...
Çocukluk çağı astımında steroid tedavisinin serum Oksidan-antioksidan sistem ve sitokin düzeylerine etkisi
Bu çalışmanın amacı, çocuklardaki astım oluşumunda önemli bir role sahip olduğu düşünülen interlökin-6, tümör nekrozis faktör-?, immünglobulin E, eozinofilik katyonik protein, tiyobarbitürik asid ile reaksiyona giren ...
This article summarizes the literature on current definition, suggested pathogenetic mechanisms and the role of laboratory assessment in the differential diagnosis of hepatorenal syndrome (HRS) from other causes of ...
The evaluation of cystatin c, ıl-1 beta, and tnf-alpha levels in total saliva and gingival crevicular fluid from 11- to 16-year-old children
Background: The aim of this study was to evaluate the levels of cystatin C, interleukin-1b (IL-1b), and tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-a) in the total saliva and gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) of periodontally healthy ...
Comparison of angiotensin-converting enzyme, malonaldehyde, zinc, and copper levels in preeclampsia
Preeclampsia is a syndrome of unknown etiopathogenesis. Recent studies carried out on preeclampsia have focused on the increase in free radicals in the feto-placental unit with poor perfusion. It is believed that the ...
Evaluation of effects of ischaemia on the albumin cobalt binding (acb) assay in patients exposed to trauma
Background: In the emergency department (ED), the diagnosis of acute myocardial ischaemia is very difficult because of the absence of a rapid, reliable diagnostic test. The albumin cobalt binding (ACB) assay is a good ...
Serum cardiovascular risk factors in obstructive sleep apnea
Background: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients have increased cardiovascular morbidityand mortality. The cardiovascular markers associated with OSA are currently not defined.Objectives: The aims of this study were to ...