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Oxidative Stress and Disease

Series Editor: Enrique Cadenas, Lester Packer

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  1. Nutrition and Epigenetics

    Edited by Emily Ho, Frederick Domann

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Nutrition and Epigenetics presents new information on the action of diet and nutritional determinants in regulating the epigenetic control of gene expression in health and disease. Each chapter gives a unique perspective on a different nutritional or dietary component or group of components, and...

    Published October 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Liver Metabolism and Fatty Liver Disease

    Edited by Oren Tirosh

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease is one of the most common liver diseases worldwide affecting patients from all ages, races, and ethnic backgrounds. It comprises a spectrum of hepatic pathology ranging from simple steatosis, in which there is an increase of fat accumulation in hepatocytes, to...

    Published August 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. 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 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. 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 23rd 2013 by CRC Press

  5. 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 20th 2012 by CRC Press

  6. 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 19th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. 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 23rd 2012 by CRC Press

  8. 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 26th 2011 by CRC Press

  9. 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 27th 2011 by CRC Press

  10. 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 7th 2009 by CRC Press

Forthcoming Books

  1. Lipid Oxidation in Health and Disease
    Edited by Corinne M. Spickett, Henry Jay Forman
    To Be Published March 8th 2015
  2. Mitochondrial Dynamics: Shaping Life and Death of the Cell
    Edited by Quan Chen
    To Be Published July 31st 2015
  3. Diversity of Selenium Functions in Health and Disease
    Edited by Regina Brigelius-Flohe, Helmut Sies
    To Be Published September 4th 2015
  4. Mitochondria in Liver Disease
    Edited by Derick Han, Neil Kaplowitz
    To Be Published September 14th 2015

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