d-MDMA during vitamin E deficiency: effects on dopaminergic neurotoxicity and hepatotoxicity

EA Johnson, AA Shvedova, E Kisin, JP O'Callaghan… - Brain research, 2002 - Elsevier

Author(s): James O'Callaghan , Anna Shvedova

Focus: MDMA


Abstract The mechanism of 3, 4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (d-MDMA)-induced neurotoxicity may involve formation of toxic radical species. Endogenous defenses against toxic radical species include tissue stores of vitamin E, and thiols. We examined whether …

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