Prevention of radiation-induced damages by aqueous extract of Ganoderma lucidum occurring in southern parts of India

Thulasi G. Pillai and K. K. Janardhanan – Amala Cancer Research Centre, Thrissur 680 555, India

Veena P. Salvi,  Dharmendra Kumar Maurya, and Cherupally Krishnan Krishnan Nair – Radiation Biology and Health Sciences Division,  Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai 400 085, India

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Ganoderma lucidum extract protects DNA from strand breakage caused by hydroxyl radical and UV irradiation.

Kim KC, Kim IG.

Department of Radiation Biology, Environmental Radiation Research Group, Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute, Yusong, Taejon 305-600, Korea.

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