Biochemical studies on a novel antioxidant from lemon oil and its biotechnological application in cosmetic dermatology.


It is generally accepted that lipid peroxides play an important role in the pathogenesis of free radical-induced cellular injury and that antioxidants such as glutathione, ascorbic acid and alpha-tocopherol are vital in cellular defense against endogenous and exogenous oxidants. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of a natural… (More)