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Basic Principles and Clinical Significance of Oxidative Stress

Edited by Sivakumar Joghi Thatha Gowder

Qassim University, Saudi Arabia

It is a natural phenomenon for all living organisms in the world to undergo different kinds of stress during their life span. Stress has become a common problem for human beings in this materialistic world. In this period, a publication of any material on stress will be helpful for the human society. The book Basic Principles and Clinical Significance of Oxidative Stress targets all aspects of oxidative stress, including principles, mechanisms, and clinical significance. This book covers four sections: Free Radicals and Oxidative Stress, Natural Compounds as Antioxidants, Antioxidants - Health and Disease, and Oxidative Stress and Therapy. Each of these sections is interwoven with the theoretical aspects and experimental techniques of basic and clinical sciences. This book will be a significant source to scientists, physicians, healthcare professionals, and students who are interested in exploring the effect of stress on human life.

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Basic Principles and Clinical Significance of Oxidative StressEdited by Sivakumar Joghi Thatha Gowder

Published: November 11th 2015

DOI: 10.5772/59293

ISBN: 978-953-51-2200-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5413-6

Copyright year: 2015

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19630 Total Chapter Downloads

45 Crossref Citations

75 Web of Science Citations

104 Dimensions Citations


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1. Regulation of the Redox Environment

By Edgar Cano-Europa, Vanessa Blas-Valdivia, Margarita Franco-Colin and Rocio Ortiz-Butron


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2. Protein Oxidation and Redox Regulation of Proteolysis

By Dominika Boguszewska-Mańkowska, Małgorzata Nykiel and Barbara Zagdańska


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3. Biochemistry of Reactive Oxygen and Nitrogen Species

By Ayla Ozcan and Metin Ogun


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4. Members of Antioxidant Machinery and Their Functions

By Shalini Kapoor Mehta and Sivakumar Joghi Thatha Gowder


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5. Antioxidants and Natural Compounds

By Davood Maleki, Aziz Homayouni Rad, Leila Khalili and Baitullah Alipour


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6. Antioxidants and Natural Compounds in Mexican Foods

By José Luis Silencio Barrita, Sara Montaño Benavides and Santiago Sánchez


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7. Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis) and its Major Flavonoids — Potential Against Oxidative Stress-Induced Conditions

By Olawale R. Ajuwon, Jeanine L. Marnewick and Lester M. Davids


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8. Oxidative Stress and Antioxidant Defenses Induced by Physical Exercise

By Juana M. Morillas-Ruiz and Pilar Hernández-Sánchez


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9. Antioxidant Status and Sex Hormones in Women with Simple Endometrial Hyperplasia

By Snežana Pejić, Ana Todorović, Vesna Stojiljković, Ivan Pavlović, Ljubica Gavrilović, Nataša Popović and Snežana B. Pajović


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10. Oxidative Stress-Based Photodynamic Therapy with Synthetic Sensitizers and/or Natural Antioxidants

By Rodica-Mariana Ion and Ioana-Raluca Şuică-Bunghez


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