Laminar xanthine oxidase, superoxide dismutase and catalase activities in the prodromal stage of black-walnut induced equine laminitis.

TitleLaminar xanthine oxidase, superoxide dismutase and catalase activities in the prodromal stage of black-walnut induced equine laminitis.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsLoftus JP, Belknap JK, Stankiewicz KM, Black SJ
JournalEquine veterinary journal
Volume39
Issue1
Pagination48-53
Date Published2007 Jan
AbstractREASONS FOR STUDY: Xanthine oxidase (XO)-dependent production of superoxide anion and hydrogen peroxide, a characteristic of ischaemia-reperfusion injury, may contribute to the development of equine laminitis.
Alternate JournalEquine Vet. J.