Using DNA comet assay we found that polysaccharides from Tussilago farfara L. reduced the intensity of polychemotherapy-induced apoptosis and DNA damage in bone marrow cells and small intestinal epithelium of C57Bl/6 mice, which attested to genoprotective properties of these polysaccharides.
- bone marrow
- small intestine
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)