Annals of Colorectal Research

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Antioxidant and Anti-Inflammatory Effects of Gel and Aqueous Extract of Melilotus officinalis L. in Induced Ulcerative Colitis: A Rattus norvegicus Model

Ali Reza Safarpour 1 , Fatemeh Kaviyani 2 , Masood Sepehrimanesh 1 , * , Nasrollah Ahmadi 3 , Omid Koohi Hosseinabadi 4 , Nader Tanideh 2 and Najmeh Showraki 5
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1 Gastroenterohepatology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Transgenic Technology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 Department of Pathology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Shiraz University, Shiraz, IR Iran
4 Laboratory Animals Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
5 Department of Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Annals of Colorectal Research: June 01, 2015, 3 (2); e29511
  • Published Online: June 1, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 3, 2015
  • Revised: June 9, 2015
  • Accepted: June 12, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/acr-29511

To Cite: Safarpour A R, Kaviyani F, Sepehrimanesh M, Ahmadi N, Koohi Hosseinabadi O, et al. Antioxidant and Anti-Inflammatory Effects of Gel and Aqueous Extract of Melilotus officinalis L. in Induced Ulcerative Colitis: A Rattus norvegicus Model, Ann Colorectal Res. 2015 ; 3(2):e29511. doi: 10.17795/acr-29511.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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