Manipulation of different phytochemical classes against inflammation induced by radiations

Document Type : Review Articles


Pharmacognosy Department, National Research Centre, 33 El Buhouth St., Dokki, Giza, P.O.12622 (ID: 60014618), Egypt.


This review represents a scientific approach regarding the utilization of phytochemicals in research work field as promising radioprotective agents. Recently, numerous studies proved the efficacy of phytochemicals as antioxidant, antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory and anticancer. Consequently, based on the previous exerted activities, phytochemicals have drawn the attention as radioprotective agents in both prophylactic and post radiation treatment protocols.
Moreover , this collective work is basically concerning about the radiation meaning, types, effect on human health and offers a new perspective scenario about the outstanding benefits of phytochemicals, found in many plants around us and their unique radioprotective effect.


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  • Receive Date: 20 June 2021
  • Revise Date: 06 September 2021
  • Accept Date: 12 September 2021
  • First Publish Date: 12 September 2021