Chapter 24. Oxidative Stress in the Pathogenesis of Hepatitis C

  1. Prof. Peter J. O'Brien2 and
  2. Prof. W. Robert Bruce3,4
  1. Tom S. Chan and
  2. Marc Bilodeau

Published Online: 25 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527628100.ch24

Endogenous Toxins: Targets for Disease Treatment and Prevention

Endogenous Toxins: Targets for Disease Treatment and Prevention

How to Cite

Chan, T. S. and Bilodeau, M. (2009) Oxidative Stress in the Pathogenesis of Hepatitis C, in Endogenous Toxins: Targets for Disease Treatment and Prevention (eds P. J. O'Brien and W. R. Bruce), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527628100.ch24

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Toronto, Graduate Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Pharmacy, Room 1004, College Street 144, Toronto, ON M5S 3M2, Canada

  2. 3

    University of Toronto, Fitz Gerald Building, Room 342, College Street 150, Toronto, ON M5S 3E2, Canada

  3. 4

    University of Toronto, Department of Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2E3, Canada

Author Information

  1. Centre Hospitalier de l'Universitée, de Montréeal (CHUM), Centre de Recherche Hôopital, St-Luc, 264 Renée-Léevesque Est, Montréeal, H2X 1P1, QC, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 21 OCT 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527323630

Online ISBN: 9783527628100

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Keywords:

  • hepatitis C virus;
  • oxidative stress;
  • NOX2;
  • antioxidants;
  • HCV core protein;
  • HCV NS5A protein

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Hepatitis C

  • The Molecular Basis of Oxidative Stress in Hepatitis C

  • The Emerging Role of Antioxidants in the Treatment of HCV

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • References