Funding for this research was provided by:
Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología, Guatemala (CB-2013-221615)
Programa para el Desarrollo Profesional Docente (DSA/103.5/14/11021)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-06-13
Received: 7 February 2019
Accepted: 17 May 2019
First Online: 13 June 2019
Compliance with Ethical Standards
: The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.
: All procedures performed in studies involving animals were following the Mexican Official Norm “NOM-062-ZOO-1999” (De Aluja, 2002) and our university’s Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (Comite Institucional para el Cuidado y Uso de los Animales de Laboratorio, CICUAL). This study was approved by the Ethical Committee of our University (registration number HT17-00004).
: HRR and AGG conceived and designed the experiments. APDJ performed the experiments of cell death and oxidative stress. YGC performed the analyses of flow cytometry and TEM. MJRM and AGA performed the experiments in mice. MJRM, APDJ, YGC, AGA, MJLA, OSC, RMOL, HRR, and AGG analyzed the results. MJLA, OSC, RMOL, and HRR provided feedback on the manuscript. MJRM and AGG wrote the paper. All the authors reviewed and approved the final version of the manuscript.