Oxidative stress as a cause for ageing
xdcrlab at quake.net
Mon Sep 25 15:11:23 EST 1995
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Jorge Braz <qjpcbraz at cc.fc.ul.pt> wrote:
> I am looking for any information about the reactions of oxygen
> radicals (o2.-, HO., O1, H2O2) with the DNA bases especially the rate
> constants and the products percentages of this reactions.
You might try the Oxygen Therapy web site, many abstracts and a few
papers, a few hundred listings. I recall Ramasarma's '94 paper mentioned
a bacterial DNA protective protein that when oxidized folded over the DNA
to protect it. I maintain a link on my SpringBoard website, the location
may be changing soon.
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