Physiological role of reactive oxygen species as promoters of natural defenses.


It has been 60 yr since the discovery of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in biology and the beginning of the scientific community's attempt to understand the impact of the unpaired electron of ROS molecules in biological pathways, which was eventually noted to be toxic. Several studies have shown that the presence of ROS is essential in triggering or acting… (More)
DOI: 10.1096/fj.201700170R


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