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Therapeutic Roles of Melatonin in Lung Diseases

DOI: 
10.7727/wimj.2015.101
Synopsis: 
Melatonin has antioxidant and immunomodulatory roles. Oxidative stress plays a significant role in the pathogenesis of lung diseases. Melatonin supports lung function and prevents the injury to the airway structure through the inhibition of oxidative stress.

ABSTRACT

Accepted: 
26 Mar, 2015
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e-Published: 16 Jul, 2015

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