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    • "The disturbed kidney parameters may have been induced by the reduction of phenolic acids in our study, since caffeic and ferulic acids are beneficial in the kidney as they prevent oxidative stress (Srinivasan et al., 2005; U Rehman and Sultana, 2011). Accordingly, we previously demonstrated that plant extracts containing ferulic and caffeic acids were able to promote detoxification of embryonic kidney cells after R contamination (Gasnier et al., 2011). It is thus possible that NK603 consumption by reducing these compounds may well provoke an early aging of kidney physiology in this study, like R by oxidative stress. "

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