Effect of glutathione on brain nitric oxide levels in an experimental epilepsy mouse model


AKÇALI A., PENÇE S. , KURTUL N., BOŞNAK M., NEYAL M.

NEURAL REGENERATION RESEARCH, vol.4, no.9, pp.704-709, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Oxidative stress plays an important role in the pathophysiology of epilepsy. Glutathione, known as one of the compounds of antioxidant defense, has been shown to inhibit convulsions. Nitric oxide has a proconvulsant effect on a pentylenetetrazole-induced animal model.