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Oxidative Stress and Disease

Series Editor: Enrique Cadenas, Lester Packer

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  1. Hormesis in Health and Disease

    Edited by Suresh I. S. Rattan, Éric Le Bourg

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Some mild stresses have positive effects on survival and aging as shown in animal models. There is also a large body of research that demonstrates these hormetic effects on aging, health, and resistance to severe stresses and diseases in human beings. However, the data are dispersed in the...

    Published May 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Superoxide Dismutases

    By Brian J. Day, PhD

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Published April 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Carotenoids and Vitamin A in Translational Medicine

    Edited by Olaf Sommerburg, Werner Siems, Klaus Kraemer

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Vitamin A (retinol) is an essential dietary compound with myriad metabolic and regulatory functions. Deficiency can result in vision problems, compromised immune responses, and a host of other medical issues. More than 600 carotenoids have been identified in plants, algae, fungi, and bacteria, and...

    Published April 24th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Vitamin D

    Oxidative Stress, Immunity, and Aging

    Edited by Adrian F. Gombart

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Vitamin D insufficiency/deficiency is a worldwide, public health problem in both developed and developing countries. Rickets among infants has reemerged. Low levels of vitamin D are associated with increased risk and mortality from cancer. At the same time, the beneficial effects of vitamin D on a...

    Published November 21st 2012 by CRC Press

  5. Mitochondrial Signaling in Health and Disease

    Edited by Sten Orrenius, Lester Packer, Enrique Cadenas

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Mitochondria have traditionally been associated with metabolic functions; however recent research has uncovered a central role for these organelles in cell signaling, cell survival, and cell death. Mitochondrial dysfunction is a factor in a myriad of pathophysiological conditions, including...

    Published June 20th 2012 by CRC Press

  6. Flavonoids and Related Compounds

    Bioavailability and Function

    Edited by Jeremy P. E. Spencer, Alan Crozier

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Flavonoids exert a multiplicity of biological effects on humans and can have beneficial implications for numerous disease states. Flavonoids and Related Compounds: Bioavailability and Function examines current knowledge regarding the absorption, metabolism, and bioavailability of individual...

    Published April 24th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. Inflammation, Lifestyle and Chronic Diseases

    The Silent Link

    Edited by Bharat B. Aggarwal, Sunil Krishnan, Sushovan Guha

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Oxidative stress and inflammation are among the most important factors of disease. Chronic infections, obesity, alcohol and tobacco usage, radiation, environmental pollutants, and high-calorie diets have been recognized as major risk factors for a variety of chronic diseases from cancer to...

    Published July 27th 2011 by CRC Press

  8. Herbal Medicine

    Biomolecular and Clinical Aspects, Second Edition

    Edited by Iris F. F. Benzie, Sissi Wachtel-Galor

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    The global popularity of herbal supplements and the promise they hold in treating various disease states has caused an unprecedented interest in understanding the molecular basis of the biological activity of traditional remedies. Herbal Medicine: Biomolecular and Clinical Aspects focuses on...

    Published March 28th 2011 by CRC Press

  9. Adipose Tissue and Inflammation

    Edited by Atif B. Awad, Peter G. Bradford

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    The American Obesity Association identifies obesity’s link to numerous medical conditions, including hypertension, type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, several cancers, and a host of inflammatory disorders. Evidence indicates that inflammation has more than a corollary relation with obesity;...

    Published October 8th 2009 by CRC Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Liver Metabolism and Fatty Liver Disease
    Edited by Oren Tirosh
    To Be Published August 20th 2014
  2. Nutrition and Epigenetics
    Edited by Emily Ho, Frederick Domann
    To Be Published October 15th 2014
  3. Lipid Oxidation in Health and Disease
    Edited by Corinne M. Spickett, Henry Jay Forman
    To Be Published February 14th 2015
  4. Mitochondrial Dynamics: Shaping Life and Death of the Cell
    Edited by Quan Chen
    To Be Published June 14th 2015

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