Membrane lipid unsaturation as physiological adaptation to animal longevity

@inproceedings{Naud2013MembraneLU,
  title={Membrane lipid unsaturation as physiological adaptation to animal longevity},
  author={Alba Naud{\'i} and M. C. Roca- Jove and Vict{\`o}ria Ayala and Manuel Portero-Ot{\'i}n and Gustavo Barja and Reinald Pamplona},
  booktitle={Front. Physiol.},
  year={2013}
}
The appearance of oxygen in the terrestrial atmosphere represented an important selective pressure for ancestral living organisms and contributed toward setting up the pace of evolutionary changes in structural and functional systems. The evolution of using oxygen for efficient energy production served as a driving force for the evolution of complex organisms. The redox reactions associated with its use were, however, responsible for the production of reactive species (derived from oxygen and… CONTINUE READING
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