[The protection of mice against x-radiation using sodium succinate]

Radiobiologiia. 1990 Sep-Oct;30(5):704-6.
[Article in Russian]


Dynamics of mouse resistance to X-radiation was studied after single and double injection of sodium succinate in doses of 2.5 and 10 mmol/kg. The criteria by which the radioprotective effect of the agent was estimated were: survival rate, spleen mass, and DNA content in the bone marrow.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Dose-Response Relationship, Radiation
  • Male
  • Mice
  • Radiation Injuries, Experimental / prevention & control*
  • Radiation-Protective Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Succinates / therapeutic use*
  • Succinic Acid


  • Radiation-Protective Agents
  • Succinates
  • Succinic Acid