Journal Club of the Week: the protective effects of antioxidants on isolated rat pancreatic islets

On the 5th December 2016, journal club meeting, the protective effects of  antioxidants on isolated rat pancreatic islets (part of the course: Mechanistic Toxicology) was discussed. The islet isolation protocol, pancreatic islet transplantation, oxidative stress and the role of antioxidants were explained in details and all aspects of the method were clarified.