L-Arginine reduces lipid peroxidation in patients with diabetes mellitus.

@article{Lubec1997LArginineRL,
  title={L-Arginine reduces lipid peroxidation in patients with diabetes mellitus.},
  author={Barbara Lubec and Michael Hayn and Erwin Kitzmueller and Heinrich Vierhapper and Gert Lubec},
  journal={Free radical biology & medicine},
  year={1997},
  volume={22 1-2},
  pages={355-7}
}
A current concept for the development of diabetic long-term complications is the involvement of oxidative stress, as, e.g., lipid peroxidation, in the diabetic state. Data published recently show also oxidative damage to DNA, which might be one factor for accelerated aging and diabetic microangiopathy. In our study we tested the hypothesis that L-arginine… CONTINUE READING