Cytidine 5 '-diphosphocholine ameliorates hyperoxic lung injury in a neonatal rat model


Cetinkaya M., CANSEV M. , KAFA İ. M. , Tayman C., Cekmez F., Canpolat F. E. , ...More

PEDIATRIC RESEARCH, vol.74, no.1, pp.26-33, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 74 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1038/pr.2013.68
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRIC RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.26-33

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) is an important cause of morbidity. The aim of this study was to evaluate the preventive effect of cytidine 5'-diphosphocholine (CDP-choline) treatment on hyperoxic lung injury in a neonatal rat model.