6. Caloric Restriction and Oxidative Stress

  1. Tahira Farooqui2 and
  2. Akhlaq A. Farooqui3
  1. Jan Škrha

Published Online: 7 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118148143.ch6

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

Škrha, J. (2011) Caloric Restriction and Oxidative Stress, 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.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 2

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

  2. 3

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

Author Information

  1. Laboratory for Endocrinology and Metabolism and 3rd Department of Internal Medicine, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague, U Nemocnice, Prague, Czech Republic

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:

  • caloric restriction, oxidative stress;
  • caloric restriction;
  • homeostatic mechanisms

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Oxidative Stress—Basic Characteristics

  • Mitochondria—The Main Cell Reactive Oxygen Species Generator

  • Reactive Oxygen Species Generated by Foods

  • Oxidative Stress Modulated by Caloric Restriction and other Factors

  • Biomarkers Indicating Molecular Changes in Caloric Restriction

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgments

  • References