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Oxidative Stress and Disease

Series Editor: Enrique Cadenas, Lester Packer

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  1. Lipid Oxidation in Health and Disease

    Edited by Corinne M. Spickett, Henry Jay Forman

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Oxidative modification of lipids and phospholipids—including radical damage, halogenation, and nitration—result in significant changes to the chemical properties of the molecules, which in turn have a major effect on their biochemical functions. Lipid oxidation has long been regarded as a...

    Published March 3rd 2015 by CRC Press

  2. 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 16th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. 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 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. 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

  5. Superoxide Dismutases

    By Brian J. Day, PhD

    Series: Oxidative Stress and Disease

    Published April 21st 2014 by CRC Press

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

Forthcoming Books

  1. Diversity of Selenium Functions in Health and Disease
    Edited by Regina Brigelius-Flohe, Helmut Sies
    To Be Published August 24th 2015
  2. Mitochondrial Dynamics: Shaping Life and Death of the Cell
    Edited by Quan Chen
    To Be Published November 1st 2015
  3. Mitochondria in Liver Disease
    Edited by Derick Han, Neil Kaplowitz
    To Be Published November 3rd 2015

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