Oxidative Stress in Malaria

@inproceedings{Percrio2012OxidativeSI,
  title={Oxidative Stress in Malaria},
  author={Sandro Perc{\'a}rio and Danilo R. Moreira and Bruno A. Q. Gomes and Michelli Erica Souza Ferreira and Ana Carolina M. Gonçalves and Paula S. O. C. Laurindo and Thyago da Costa Vilhena and Maria F{\^a}ni Dolabela and Michael Green},
  booktitle={International journal of molecular sciences},
  year={2012}
}
Malaria is a significant public health problem in more than 100 countries and causes an estimated 200 million new infections every year. Despite the significant effort to eradicate this dangerous disease, lack of complete knowledge of its physiopathology compromises the success in this enterprise. In this paper we review oxidative stress mechanisms involved in the disease and discuss the potential benefits of antioxidant supplementation as an adjuvant antimalarial strategy. 
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