Does L-carnitine have any effect on cold preservation injury of non-fatty liver in the University of Wisconsin solution?

Coskun A., Gunal O., Sahin I., Aslaner A., Yidirim U., Yavuz O.

HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH, vol.37, no.8, pp.656-660, 2007 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 37 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1872-034x.2007.00088.x
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Page Numbers: pp.656-660
  • Keywords: cold ischemia, L-carnitine, liver preservation, transplantation, University of Wisconsin, REPERFUSION INJURY, OXIDATIVE STRESS, CELLS, MECHANISMS, ISCHEMIA


Aim: To evaluate the protective effect of L-carnitine on liver tissue preserved in University of Wisconsin (UW) solution.