[ROS and NADPH oxidase: key regulators of tumor vascularisation].

  title={[ROS and NADPH oxidase: key regulators of tumor vascularisation].},
  author={Sarah Garrido-Urbani and Vincent Jaquet and Beat Albert Imhof},
  journal={Medecine sciences : M/S},
  volume={30 4},
Oxidative stress is the result of an imbalance between the production of reactive oxygen species (ROS) and antioxidant mechanisms. It is characterized by damage of all cellular components, DNA, proteins, lipids. ROS are nevertheless important for the physiology of an organism, as they are involved in the innate immune defense and several intracellular… CONTINUE READING