Biological significance of active oxygen species: in vitro studies on singlet oxygen-induced DNA damage and on the singlet oxygen quenching ability of carotenoids, tocopherols and thiols

Adv Exp Med Biol. 1991;283:71-7. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4684-5877-0_7.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Carotenoids / pharmacology
  • DNA Damage*
  • Free Radical Scavengers
  • In Vitro Techniques
  • Oxygen / pharmacology*
  • Singlet Oxygen
  • Sulfhydryl Compounds / pharmacology
  • Transformation, Genetic / drug effects
  • Vitamin E / pharmacology

Substances

  • Free Radical Scavengers
  • Sulfhydryl Compounds
  • Vitamin E
  • Singlet Oxygen
  • Carotenoids
  • Oxygen