Publications by authors named "Salwa Abid-Essefi"

48Publications

Neuroprotective effects of Myricetin on Epoxiconazole-induced toxicity in F98 cells.

Free Radic Biol Med 2021 Jan 8. Epub 2021 Jan 8.

Laboratoire Micro et NanomédecinesTranslationnelles (MINT), Inserm 1066, CNRS 6021, Institut de Biologie de La Santé, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, 49033, Angers, France. Electronic address:

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January 2021

Protective effects of selenium and zinc against potassium dichromate-induced thyroid disruption, oxidative stress, and DNA damage in pregnant Wistar rats.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2021 Jan 9. Epub 2021 Jan 9.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Rue Avicenne, 5019, Monastir, Tunisia.

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January 2021

Tebuconazole induced oxidative stress and histopathological alterations in adult rat heart.

Pestic Biochem Physiol 2020 Nov 18;170:104671. Epub 2020 Aug 18.

University of Monastir, Faculty of Dental Medicine of Monastir, Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, LR01SE17, Rue Avicenne, 5000 Monastir, Tunisia.. Electronic address:

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November 2020

Tebuconazole induces ROS-dependent cardiac cell toxicity by activating DNA damage and mitochondrial apoptotic pathway.

Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 2020 Nov 12;204:111040. Epub 2020 Aug 12.

Université Versailles St-Quentin, Université Paris-Saclay, Inserm, UMR-S 1180, 92296, Châtenay-Malabry, France.

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November 2020

Oxidative stress, DNA damage and apoptosis induced by tebuconazole in the kidney of male Wistar rat.

Chem Biol Interact 2020 Oct 28;330:109114. Epub 2020 Jul 28.

University of Monastir, Faculty of Dental Medicine of Monastir, Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, LR01SE17, Rue Avicenne, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Effect of di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate on Nrf2-regulated glutathione homeostasis in mouse kidney.

Cell Stress Chaperones 2020 Nov 4;25(6):919-928. Epub 2020 Jun 4.

Faculty of Dental Medicine, Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, University of Monastir, LR01SE1, Rue Avicenne, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia.

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November 2020

Triflumuron induces genotoxicity in both mice bone marrow cells and human Colon cancer cell line.

Toxicol Mech Methods 2020 Jul 29;30(6):438-449. Epub 2020 Apr 29.

Faculty of Dental Medicine, Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds (LRSBC), University of Monastir, Monastir, Tunisia.

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July 2020

Protective effect assessment of Moringa oleifera against cadmium-induced toxicity in HCT116 and HEK293 cell lines.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2020 Jul 16;27(19):23783-23792. Epub 2020 Apr 16.

Laboratory of Interfaces and Advanced Materials (LIMA), Faculty of Sciences of Monastir, University of Monastir, Bd. de l'environnement, 5019, Monastir, Tunisia.

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July 2020

Prevents DEHP-Induced Mitochondrial Dysfunction and Apoptosis in PC12 Cells.

Int J Mol Sci 2020 Mar 20;21(6). Epub 2020 Mar 20.

Department of Biomedical and Biotechnological Sciences, University of Catania, Torre Biologica, Via Santa Sofia n. 97, 95125 Catania, Italy.

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March 2020

Triflumuron induces cytotoxic effects on hepatic and renal human cell lines.

J Biochem Mol Toxicol 2020 Aug 30;34(8):e22504. Epub 2020 Mar 30.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dentistry, Monastir, Tunisia.

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August 2020

Tebuconazole induced cardiotoxicity in male adult rat.

Food Chem Toxicol 2020 Mar 29;137:111134. Epub 2020 Jan 29.

University of Monastir, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, LR01SE17, 5000, Tunisia, Avicenne Street, 5019, Monastir, Tunisia. Electronic address:

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March 2020

Protective effects of fennel essential oil against oxidative stress and genotoxicity induced by the insecticide triflumuron in human colon carcinoma cells.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2020 Mar 31;27(8):7957-7966. Epub 2019 Dec 31.

University of Monastir, Faculty of Dental Medecine, Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, LR01SE17, 5019, Monastir, Tunisia.

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March 2020

Di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate inhibits glutathione regeneration and dehydrogenases of the pentose phosphate pathway on human colon carcinoma cells.

Cell Stress Chaperones 2020 01 17;25(1):151-162. Epub 2019 Dec 17.

Faculty of Dental Medicine, Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, University of Monastir, Rue Avicenne, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia.

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January 2020

Di (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate targets the thioredoxin system and the oxidative branch of the pentose phosphate pathway in liver of Balb/c mice.

Environ Toxicol 2020 Jan 5;35(1):78-86. Epub 2019 Sep 5.

Faculty of Dental Medicine, Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, University of Monastir, Monastir, Tunisia.

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January 2020

Eugenol protects against citrinin-induced cytotoxicity and oxidative damages in cultured human colorectal HCT116 cells.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2019 Oct 31;26(30):31374-31383. Epub 2019 Aug 31.

Laboratory of Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Monastir University, rue Avicenne, 5019, Monastir, Tunisia.

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October 2019

Acetamiprid, a neonicotinoid insecticide, induced cytotoxicity and genotoxicity in PC12 cells.

Toxicol Mech Methods 2019 Oct 27;29(8):580-586. Epub 2019 Jun 27.

Faculty of Dental Medicine, Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds (LRSBC), University of Monastir , Monastir , Tunisia.

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October 2019

Di (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate induces cytotoxicity in HEK-293 cell line, implication of the Nrf-2/HO-1 antioxidant pathway.

Environ Toxicol 2019 Sep 21;34(9):1034-1042. Epub 2019 May 21.

Faculty of Dental Medicine, Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, University of Monastir, Monastir, Tunisia.

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September 2019

Metabolism of triflumuron in the human liver: Contribution of cytochrome P450 isoforms and esterases.

Toxicol Lett 2019 Sep 11;312:173-180. Epub 2019 May 11.

Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Environment & Health Dept., Viale Regina Elena, 299, Roma, Italy.

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September 2019

Cytotoxic and genotoxic effects of epoxiconazole on F98 glioma cells.

Chemosphere 2019 Aug 3;229:314-323. Epub 2019 May 3.

Laboratoire Micro et Nanomédecines Translationnelles (MINT), Inserm 1066, CNRS 6021, Institut de Biologie de la Santé, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Angers, 49033, France. Electronic address:

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August 2019

Protective effects of kefir against deltamethrin-induced hepatotoxicity in rats.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2019 Jun 7;26(18):18856-18865. Epub 2019 May 7.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Rue Avicenne, Monastir, Tunisia.

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June 2019

Oxidative stress, genotoxicity, biochemical and histopathological modifications induced by epoxiconazole in liver and kidney of Wistar rats.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2019 Jun 25;26(17):17535-17547. Epub 2019 Apr 25.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dental Medicine, University of Monastir, Rue Avicenne, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia.

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June 2019

Di (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate induces cardiac disorders in BALB/c mice.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2019 Mar 18;26(8):7540-7549. Epub 2019 Jan 18.

Faculty of Dental Medicine, Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, University of Monastir, LR01SE1, Rue Avicenne, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia.

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March 2019

Acute triflumuron exposure induces oxidative stress responses in liver and kidney of Balb/C mice.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2019 Feb 11;26(4):3723-3730. Epub 2018 Dec 11.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Rue Avicenne, 5019, Monastir, Tunisia.

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February 2019

Protective effects of kefir against zearalenone toxicity mediated by oxidative stress in cultured HCT-116 cells.

Toxicon 2019 Jan 16;157:25-34. Epub 2018 Nov 16.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dentistry, Monastir, Tunisia.

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January 2019

The involvement of ROS generation on Epoxiconazole-induced toxicity in HCT116 cells.

Pestic Biochem Physiol 2018 Jun 28;148:62-67. Epub 2018 Mar 28.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Avicenne Street, 5019 Monastir, Tunisia. Electronic address:

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June 2018

Citrinin induces apoptosis in human HCT116 colon cancer cells through endoplasmic reticulum stress.

J Toxicol Environ Health A 2017 ;80(23-24):1230-1241

d Université Versailles St-Quentin, Inserm UMR-S 1180, Univ Paris-Sud, Université Paris Saclay , Chatenay-Malabry , France.

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December 2017

SIRT1 protects cardiac cells against apoptosis induced by zearalenone or its metabolites α- and β-zearalenol through an autophagy-dependent pathway.

Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 2017 01 23;314:82-90. Epub 2016 Nov 23.

Université Versailles St-Quentin, Inserm UMR-S 1180, Univ Paris-Sud, Université Paris Saclay, 92296 Chatenay-Malabry, France.

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January 2017

Crocin, the main active saffron constituent, mitigates dichlorvos-induced oxidative stress and apoptosis in HCT-116 cells.

Biomed Pharmacother 2016 Aug 6;82:65-71. Epub 2016 May 6.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dentistry, Rue Avicenne, 5019 Monastir, Tunisia. Electronic address:

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August 2016

Crocin protects human embryonic kidney cells (HEK293) from α- and β-Zearalenol-induced ER stress and apoptosis.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2016 Aug 28;23(15):15504-14. Epub 2016 Apr 28.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds (LRSBC), Faculty of Dental Medicine, Rue Avicenne, 5019, Monastir, Tunisia.

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August 2016

Crocin protects the liver and kidney from patulin-induced apoptosis in vivo.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2016 May 9;23(10):9799-808. Epub 2016 Feb 9.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Monastir University, Rue Avicenne, 5019, Monastir, Tunisia.

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May 2016

Cytotoxic effects induced by patulin, sterigmatocystin and beauvericin on CHO-K1 cells.

Food Chem Toxicol 2016 Mar 21;89:92-103. Epub 2016 Jan 21.

Laboratory of Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Valencia, Av. Vincent Andrés Estelles, 46100, Burjassot, Valencia, Spain. Electronic address:

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March 2016

The potential effect of patulin on mice bearing melanoma cells: an anti-tumour or carcinogenic effect?

Tumour Biol 2016 May 30;37(5):6285-95. Epub 2015 Nov 30.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Rue Avicenne, 5019, Monastir, Tunisia.

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May 2016

Activation of ER stress and apoptosis by α- and β-zearalenol in HCT116 cells, protective role of Quercetin.

Neurotoxicology 2016 Mar 14;53:334-342. Epub 2015 Nov 14.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dentistry, Rue Avicenne, 5019 Monastir, Tunisia. Electronic address:

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March 2016

Tissue oxidative stress induced by patulin and protective effect of crocin.

Neurotoxicology 2016 Mar 14;53:343-349. Epub 2015 Nov 14.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Rue Avicenne, 5019, Monastir, Tunisia.

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March 2016

Quercetin protects HCT116 cells from Dichlorvos-induced oxidative stress and apoptosis.

Cell Stress Chaperones 2016 Jan;21(1):179-186

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Rue Avicenne, 5000, Monastir, Tunisia.

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January 2016

Protective effect of Crocin against zearalenone-induced oxidative stress in liver and kidney of Balb/c mice.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2015 Dec 2;22(23):19069-76. Epub 2015 Aug 2.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Rue Avicenne, 5019, Monastir, Tunisia.

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December 2015

Crocin Prevents Patulin-Induced Acute Toxicity in Cardiac Tissues via the Regulation of Oxidative Damage and Apoptosis.

J Biochem Mol Toxicol 2015 Oct 11;29(10):479-488. Epub 2015 Jun 11.

Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Rue Avicenne, Monastir, 5019, Tunisia.

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October 2015

Patulin induces apoptosis through ROS-mediated endoplasmic reticulum stress pathway.

Toxicol Sci 2015 Apr 9;144(2):328-37. Epub 2015 Jan 9.

*Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dentistry, Rue Avicenne, 5019 Monastir, Tunisia, INSERM UMR-S 1180, LabEx LERMIT, Faculty of Pharmacy, Université Paris-Sud, Faculté de Pharmacie, 92296 Châtenay-Malabry, France and Université de Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines, 78035 Versailles, France *Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dentistry, Rue Avicenne, 5019 Monastir, Tunisia, INSERM UMR-S 1180, LabEx LERMIT, Faculty of Pharmacy, Université Paris-Sud, Faculté de Pharmacie, 92296 Châtenay-Malabry, France and Université de Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines, 78035 Versailles, France *Laboratory for Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dentistry, Rue Avicenne, 5019 Monastir, Tunisia, INSERM UMR-S 1180, LabEx LERMIT, Faculty of Pharmacy, Université Paris-Sud, Faculté de Pharmacie, 92296 Châtenay-Malabry, France and Université de Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines, 78035 Versailles, France.

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April 2015

The in vitro effects of zearalenone and T-2 toxins on Vero cells.

Exp Toxicol Pathol 2013 Jul 17;65(5):497-501. Epub 2012 Mar 17.

Laboratory of Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dentistry, Rue Avicenne, Monastir 5000, Tunisia.

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July 2013

Molecular events involved in ochratoxin A induced mitochondrial pathway of apoptosis, modulation by Bcl-2 family members.

Environ Toxicol 2011 Nov 12;26(6):579-90. Epub 2010 Apr 12.

Laboratory of Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dentistry, Rue Avicenne, Monastir 5000, Tunisia.

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November 2011

Cytotoxicity and genotoxicity induced by aflatoxin B1, ochratoxin A, and their combination in cultured Vero cells.

J Biochem Mol Toxicol 2010 Jan-Feb;24(1):42-50

Laboratory of Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dentistry, Rue Avicenne, Monastir 5000, Tunisia.

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May 2010

Pathway of deoxynivalenol-induced apoptosis in human colon carcinoma cells.

Toxicology 2009 Oct 5;264(1-2):104-9. Epub 2009 Aug 5.

Laboratory of Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dentistry, Rue Avicenne, 5019 Monastir, Tunisia.

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October 2009

Different apoptotic pathways induced by zearalenone, T-2 toxin and ochratoxin A in human hepatoma cells.

Toxicology 2008 Dec 10;254(1-2):19-28. Epub 2008 Sep 10.

Laboratory of Research on Biologically Compatible Compounds, Faculty of Dentistry, Rue Avicenne, Monastir 5000, Tunisia.

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December 2008

Cytotoxicity effects induced by Zearalenone metabolites, alpha Zearalenol and beta Zearalenol, on cultured Vero cells.

Toxicology 2008 Oct 8;252(1-3):72-7. Epub 2008 Aug 8.

Laboratoire de Recherche sur les Substances Biologiquement Compatibles (LRSBC), Faculté de Médecine Dentaire, Rue Avicenne, 5019 Monastir, Tunisia.

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October 2008

DNA fragmentation, apoptosis and cell cycle arrest induced by zearalenone in cultured DOK, Vero and Caco-2 cells: prevention by Vitamin E.

Toxicology 2003 Nov;192(2-3):237-48

Laboratoire de Recherche sur les Substances Biologiquement Compatibles (LRSBC), Faculté de Médecine Dentaire, Rue Avicenne, 5019 Monastir, Tunisia.

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November 2003