Chapter 2. Biological Systems Relevant for Redox Signaling and Control

  1. Jun. -Prof. Dr. Claus Jacob Junior Professor lecturer coordinator2 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Paul G. Winyard Professor chair visiting professor3
  1. Thomas R. Hurd and
  2. Michael P. Murphy BA, PhD group leader

Published Online: 28 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9783527627585.ch2

Redox Signaling and Regulation in Biology and Medicine

Redox Signaling and Regulation in Biology and Medicine

How to Cite

Hurd, T. R. and Murphy, M. P. (2009) Biological Systems Relevant for Redox Signaling and Control, in Redox Signaling and Regulation in Biology and Medicine (eds C. Jacob and P. G. Winyard), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527627585.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Universität des Saarlandes, Bioorgan. Chemie-Geb.B21, Campus, 66123 Saarbrücken, Germany

  2. 3

    University of Exeter, Biomedical & Clinical Science, St. Luke's Campus, Exeter EX1 2LU, United Kingdom

Author Information

  1. Medical Research Council DunnHuman Nutrition Unit, Wellcome Trust/Medical Research Council Building, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 0XY, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 22 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527319251

Online ISBN: 9783527627585

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Keywords:

  • intracellular redox systems;
  • lipid peroxidation;
  • nitric oxide;
  • nitrosothiols;
  • reactive nitrogen species;
  • reactive oxygen species;
  • redox-sensitive targets

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Reactive Oxygen Species

  • Reactive Nitrogen Species

  • Lipid Peroxidation Products

  • Conclusions

  • References