Comparison of seminal oxidants and antioxidants in subjects with different levels of physical fitness.

@article{Maleki2013ComparisonOS,
  title={Comparison of seminal oxidants and antioxidants in subjects with different levels of physical fitness.},
  author={Behzad Hajizadeh Maleki and Bakhtyar Tartibian and Mahdi Eghbali and Siamak Asri-Rezaei},
  journal={Andrology},
  year={2013},
  volume={1 4},
  pages={607-14}
}
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the seminal 8-Isoprostane, reactive oxygen species (ROS), malondialdehyde (MDA), superoxide dismutase (SOD), catalase, total antioxidant capacity (TAC) in subjects with different level of physical fitness. A total of 161 semen samples were obtained from three groups of healthy males, including elite athletes (23.8 ± 5.2 years, n = 56) who had regular training (4-5 days per week), recreationally active men (24.2 ± 4.9 years, n = 52) who participated in… CONTINUE READING