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Tumor necrosis factor receptor 2 as a possible marker of COPD in smokers and ex-smokers
(International Journal of COPD, 2017-07-07) [Artigo]
Introduction: Oxidative stress and systemic inflammation are higher in smokers and patients with COPD; however, markers that may help differentiate between smokers and patients with COPD have not yet been identified. We ...
Comparison of selective and non selective cyclo-oxygenase 2 inhibitors in experimental colitis exacerbation: role of leukotriene B4 and superoxide dismutase
(Arquivos de Gastroenterologia, 2014-09-01) [Artigo]
Context Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are considered one of the most important causes of reactivation of inflammatory bowel disease. With regard to selective cyclo-oxygenase 2 inhibitors, the results are controversial ...
Nutritional and metabolic risk factors for insulin resistance in adults
(International Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism, 2011) [Artigo]
The purpose of this study is to investigate the association of insulin resistance (IR) with dietary, fitness, anthropometric and other components of Metabolic Syndrome (MS) in adult participants. Crosssectional study of ...
Increased production of hydrogen peroxide by peripheral blood monocytes associated with smoking exposure intensity in smokers
(Journal of Inflammation-london, 2012-11-21) [Artigo]
Background: Smoking is known to be associated with oxidative stress; however, it has not been elucidated whether the oxidative response is influenced by the intensity of smoking exposure.Objectives: Evaluate the effect of ...
Apocynin influence on oxidative stress and cardiac remodeling of spontaneously hypertensive rats with diabetes mellitus
(Cardiovascular Diabetology, 2016-09-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: Although increased oxidative stress is a major component of diabetic hypertensive cardiomyopathy, research into the effects of antioxidants on cardiac remodeling remains scarce. The actions of antioxidant apocynin ...
Balanced anesthesia with sevoflurane does not alter redox status in patients undergoing surgical procedures
(Mutation Research-genetic Toxicology And Environmental Mutagenesis, 2014-10-01) [Artigo]
Despite the effectiveness and safety of anesthetics, some unanswered questions remain concerning their toxicity and effects on cellular redox balance. To test for possible toxic effects of balanced anesthesia maintained ...