15. Antioxidant Therapy and its Effectiveness in Oxidative Stress-Mediated Disorders

  1. Tahira Farooqui3 and
  2. Akhlaq A. Farooqui4
  1. Tommaso Iannitti1 and
  2. Beniamino Palmieri2

Published Online: 7 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118148143.ch15

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

Iannitti, T. and Palmieri, B. (2011) Antioxidant Therapy and its Effectiveness in Oxidative Stress-Mediated Disorders, 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.ch15

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

    Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, UK

  2. 2

    Department of General Surgery and Surgical Specialties, Medical School and Surgical Clinic, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Modena, Italy

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:

  • antioxidant therapy;
  • oxidative stress-mediated disorders;
  • ROS and other diseases

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Aging

  • Cardiovascular Disease, Risk, and Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury

  • ROS and Neurodegenerative Disorders

  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

  • Cancer

  • Association Between ROS and Various Diseases

  • Pregnancy and Preeclampsia

  • Asthma

  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

  • Diabetes Type 1 and Type 2

  • Liver Diseases

  • Pancreatitis

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

  • Kidney Diseases

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Conflict of Interest Statement

  • Statement of Authorship

  • Acknowledgments

  • References