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Garlic extracts prevent oxidative stress, hypertrophy and apoptosis in cardiomyocytes: a role for nitric oxide and hydrogen sulfide

  • Xavier Lieben Louis1, 2, 3,
  • Ryan Murphy4,
  • Sijo Joseph Thandapilly1, 2, 3,
  • Liping Yu1, 3 and
  • Thomas Netticadan1, 2, 3, 5Email author
BMC Complementary and Alternative MedicineThe official journal of the International Society for Complementary Medicine Research (ISCMR)201212:140

DOI: 10.1186/1472-6882-12-140

Received: 19 October 2011

Accepted: 23 August 2012

Published: 29 August 2012

Authors’ Affiliations

Canadian Centre for Agri-Food Research in Health and Medicine
Department of Physiology, University of Manitoba
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Department of Food Science, University of Manitoba
Heart Failure Research Laboratory, Canadian Centre for Agri-Food Research in Health and Medicine, R2020, St. Boniface Hospital Research Centre