Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine

, Volume 133, Issue 6, pp 562–564

Effect of Ubiquinone-10 on the Blood System in Rats Exposed to Radiation

  • A. S. Koryagin
  • E. V. Krylova
  • L. D. Luk'yanova
Article

DOI: 10.1023/A:1020225623808

Cite this article as:
Koryagin, A.S., Krylova, E.V. & Luk'yanova, L.D. Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine (2002) 133: 562. doi:10.1023/A:1020225623808

Abstract

The use of synthetic ubiquinone-10 (2 and 10 mg/kg) as a therapeutic food additive normalized the counts of erythrocytes, reticulocytes, and leukocytes and the content of hemoglobin in the blood and inhibited lipid peroxidation in erythrocytes in irradiated rats (3 Gy).

radiation injuryblood cellslipid peroxidationubiquinone-10

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. S. Koryagin
    • 1
    • 2
  • E. V. Krylova
    • 1
    • 2
  • L. D. Luk'yanova
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Physiology and Biochemistry of Humans and AnimalsN. I. Lobachevskii Nizhny Novgorod State UniversityRussia
  2. 2.Laboratory of Bioenergetics, Institute of PharmacologyRussian Academy of Medical SciencesRussia