Bulletin of Experimental Biology and Medicine

, Volume 133, Issue 6, pp 562–564 | Cite as

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

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


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 injury blood cells lipid peroxidation ubiquinone-10 


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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

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