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Lipid Peroxidation: A Specific form of Cellular Injury

Handbook of Physiology, Reactions to Environmental Agents

  1. Richard O. Recknagel,
  2. Eric A. Glende Jr.

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp090138

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Recknagel, R. O. and Glende, E. A. 2011. Lipid Peroxidation: A Specific form of Cellular Injury. Comprehensive Physiology. 591–601.

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Chemistry of Lipid Peroxidation
  • 2
    Biological Consequences of Lipid Peroxidation
  • 3
    Possible Mechanisms in Lipoperoxidative Cell Injury
  • 4
    Protective Mechanisms
  • 5
    Liver Injury from Carbon Tetrachloride
  • 6
    Summary