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Localisation of antioxidants and oxidative markers within the atherosclerotic plaque
(University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2008)
Atherosclerosis is a complex inflammatory disease in which oxidative stress is a major protagonist in the development and progression of the atherosclerotic plaque. All biochemical analysis studies of plaque over the past ...
Effect of Bcl-2 on the cellular response to oxidative stress
(University of Canterbury. Biological Sciences, 2006)
Exposure of cells to hydrogen peroxide can cause oxidative damage to cellular constituents including lipids, protein, and DNA. At elevated concentrations, hydrogen peroxide can trigger cell death by apoptosis or necrosis. ...
Formation, Transport and Detection of 7,8-Dihydroneopterin
(University of Canterbury. School of Biological Sciences, 2013)
Atherosclerosis is a chronic inflammatory disease leading to plaque buildup in the major arteries. The plaques consist of cholesterol, calcium, inflammatory cells, extracellular matrix and fibrous material. Under ...