- Title Pages
- Preface to the fifth edition
Chapter 1Oxygen: boon yet bane—introducing oxygen toxicity and reactive species
Chapter 2Redox chemistry: the essentials
Chapter 3Antioxidant defences synthesized in vivo
Chapter 4Antioxidants from the diet
Chapter 5Oxidative stress and redox regulation: adaptation, damage, repair, senescence, and death
Chapter 6Measurement of reactive species
Chapter 7Reactive species can pose special problems needing special solutions: some examples
Chapter 8Reactive species can be useful
Chapter 9Reactive species can be poisonous
Chapter 10Reactive species in disease: friends or foes?
Chapter 11Ageing, nutrition, disease, and therapy: a role for antioxidants?
AppendixSome basic chemistry
- Free Radicals in Biology and Medicine
John M.C. Gutteridge
- Oxford University Press
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