Vitamin E and oxidative stress.

@article{Chow1991VitaminEA,
  title={Vitamin E and oxidative stress.},
  author={Ching Kuang Chow},
  journal={Free radical biology & medicine},
  year={1991},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={
          215-32
        }
}
Oxidative stress can result from or be enhanced by a large variety of conditions, including nutritional imbalance, exposure to chemical and physical agents in the environment, strenuous physical activities, injury, and hereditary disorders. While many enzymes and compounds are involved in protecting cells from the adverse effects of oxidative stress, vitamin E occupies an important and unique position in the overall antioxidant defense. The antioxidant function of vitamin E is closely related… CONTINUE READING

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