Erythropoietin diminishes isoflurane-induced apoptosis in rat frontal cortex

Ocmen E., Derbent A. , Micilli S. C. , Cankurt U., Aksu I., Dayi A., ...More

PEDIATRIC ANESTHESIA, vol.26, no.4, pp.444-451, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/pan.12867
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRIC ANESTHESIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.444-451


Background During the brain growth spurt, anesthetic drugs can cause cellular and behavioral changes in the developing brain. The aim of this study was to determine the neuroprotective effect of erythropoietin after isoflurane anesthesia in rat pups.