What are free radicals, and what impact do they have on the body? In this article, we look at the free radicals and how antioxidants interact with them.
Cable television mogul John Malone for years predicted rapid consolidation in media, adding that there was an opportunity for small independent companies — so-called free radicals — to be swept together to create a more formidable media company. Charter Communications, which is backed by Malone’s...
(Institute for Basic Science) From the energy sector to biology, ceria-zirconia nanoparticles remove free radicals and improve survival in animal models.
Scientists have long known that melanin—the pigments that give color to skin, hair and eyes—has numerous useful qualities, including providing protection from cancer-causing UV radiation and free radicals, but also electronic conductance, adhesiveness and the capacity to store energy.
(Bentham Science Publishers) Free radicals are derived either from normal essential metabolic processes in the human body or from external sources such as exposure to environmental xenobiotics. A balance between free radicals and antioxidants is essential for proper physiological function.
(American Chemical Society) Smoking cigarettes can lead to illness and death. Free radicals, which are atoms or groups of atoms with unpaired electrons, in inhaled smoke are thought to be partly responsible for making smokers sick. Now...Show More Summary
A fan-made, Crytek-approved TimeSplitters project is the stuff of dreams. That's what we're meant to get with TimeSplitters Rewind, the long-talked-about multiplayer-only mashup of Free Radical's zany first-person shooter series. Yep,...Show More Summary
What is it? Biossance is a skin care product that is designed to increase moisture levels in the skin, smooth out skin tone, and combat the free radicals that can damage the skin. Its Revitalizer serum accelerates cell turnover and … Continue reading ?
Oxidative stress is the result of an imbalance in the body of free radicals. These free radicals damage proteins, lipids and nucleic acids, which in turn causes inflammation. The inflammation results in demyelination of the central nervous system and has a bearing on how severe a patient’s multiple sclerosis is. Show More Summary
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Click here for reuse options! Our food choices can help reduce stress by reducing the number of free radicals in our cells. With the holiday season over, now comes the time for all kinds of food resolutions, mainly focused on dieting. Show More Summary
What is it? Skin Essentials is a moisturizer and skin protector designed to help fight free radicals and other forms of damage. Their advertising says that their antioxidant-rich blend helps protect the cells from free radicals while also moisturizing the … Continue reading ?
What is it? Firmalogic is an anti-aging cream made to brighten and firm skin. Other benefits include noticeably youthful skin with reduced dark circles, reduction of wrinkles, prevention of free radical damage, as well as livelier and less dull skin. … Continue reading ?
By Manal Elfakhani, Georgia State University The holiday season is in full swing, and with it comes time for family celebration while gathering around tables full of delicious foods with seasonal spices! But it can also be a stressful...Show More Summary
What is it? Neutrogena Ageless Intensives Deep Wrinkle Serum is an anti-wrinkle cream made to promote results in just 2 weeks. It contains anti-oxidants and vitamins used to reduce the effect of skin damaging free radicals. It’s made to get … Continue reading ?
What is it? SkinCeuticals Phloretin CF Gel is a serum designed to help users’ skin look younger and more elastic. Their advertising claims that it fights the free radicals that can cause the cellular damage that leads to aged looking … Continue reading ?
A new study is the first to show that the Parkin gene is turned on when cells are exposed to environmental insults that cause free radical formation and cataract formation. Researchers have discovered that through the removal of mitochondria...Show More Summary
Although mutations in the PARK2 gene that encodes the Parkin protein are associated with developing early-onset Parkinson's disease (PD), much remains to be discovered about how Parkin functions in cells and how loss of Parkin function could contribute to PD and other degenerative diseases. Show More Summary
(Florida Atlantic University) A new study is the first to demonstrate that the Parkin gene is turned on when cells are exposed to environmental insults that cause free radical formation and cataract formation. Researchers discoveredShow More Summary
Italy has cancelled a request for the extradition from Norway of controversial Iraqi Kurdish fundamentalist preacher Mullah Krekar, the Norwegian prosecution agency said on Wednesday, ordering his immediate release.