11. Oxidative Stress in Cardiovascular Diseases

  1. Tahira Farooqui3 and
  2. Akhlaq A. Farooqui4
  1. Michael E. Andrades1 and
  2. Rodrigo Lorenzi2

Published Online: 7 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118148143.ch11

Oxidative Stress in Vertebrates and Invertebrates: Molecular Aspects of Cell Signaling

Oxidative Stress in Vertebrates and Invertebrates: Molecular Aspects of Cell Signaling

How to Cite

Andrades, M. E. and Lorenzi, R. (2011) Oxidative Stress in Cardiovascular Diseases, in Oxidative Stress in Vertebrates and Invertebrates: Molecular Aspects of Cell Signaling (eds T. Farooqui and A. A. Farooqui), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118148143.ch11

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Entomology/Center of Molecular Neurobiology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Postgraduate Program in Cardiology, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil

  2. 2

    Faculté de Médecine, Lille 2 University, Lille, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118001943

Online ISBN: 9781118148143

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Keywords:

  • oxidative stress;
  • cardiovascular diseases;
  • free radicals in angiogenesis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Free Radicals-Origins and Fates

  • Cardiovascular Diseases

  • Exercise and Protection Against Free Radical-Mediated Cardiovascular Diseases

  • Antioxidant Therapies for Cardiovascular Diseases

  • Conclusion

  • References