Hormesis

Known as: Hormeses 
Biphasic dose responses of cells or organisms (including microorganisms) to an exogenous or intrinsic factor, in which the factor induces stimulatory… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
A database has been developed that demonstrates experimental evidence of hormesis. It includes information from a broad range of… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
Hormesis is a term used by toxicologists to refer to a biphasic dose-response to an environmental agent characterized by a low… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
Hormesis in aging is represented by mild stress-induced stimulation of protective mechanisms in cells and organisms resulting in… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
Evidence is presented which supports the conclusion that the hormetic dose-response model is the most common and fundamental in… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
The impact of dietary factors on health and longevity is increasingly appreciated. The most prominent dietary factor that affects… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Low doses in the mGy range cause a dual effect on cellular DNA. One is a relatively low probability of DNA damage per energy… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The hormesis theory purports that biological systems respond with a bell-shaped curve to exposure to chemicals, toxins, and… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Hormesis, a dose-response relationship phenomenon characterized by low-dose stimulation and high-dose inhibition, has been… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Much confusion surrounds the concept of hormesis and what its biological meaning represents. This paper provides a definition of… (More)
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Review
1982
Review
1982
Hormesis is the name given to the stimulatory effects caused by low levels of potentially toxic agents. When this phenomenon was… (More)
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