Serum telomerase levels in smokers and smokeless tobacco users as Maras powder


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BOZKUŞ F., ATİLLA N., Simsek S., BELGE KURUTAŞ E., Samur A., Arpag H., ...More

TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX, vol.65, no.3, pp.186-192, 2017 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 65 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5578/tt.58640
  • Journal Name: TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.186-192
  • Keywords: Maras powder, telomerase, oxidative stress, OXIDATIVE DNA-DAMAGE, EPITHELIAL-CELLS, STRESS, CANCER, MECHANISMS, SENESCENCE, SEQUENCE, SMOKING, DISEASE, LENGTH
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: To the best of our knowledge, no previous study regarding the serum telomerase levels in Maras powder users (MPUs) has been founded. The aim of the current study was to investigate serum telomerase levels in smokers and MPUs.