Revista del Instituto de Medicina Tropical
versão impressa ISSN 1996-3696
MAYOR OXILIA, Rosa. Oxidative Stress and Antioxidant Defense System. Rev. Inst. Med. Trop. [online]. 2010, vol.5, n.2, pp.23-29. ISSN 1996-3696.
Since the seventies there was an explosion in the areas of research and clinical practice, on free radicals and antioxidants. In this vast land which until yesterday was the heritage of chemists, biologists and physicists, medicine has been introduced steadily and an increasing number of health professionals interested in the phenomena of cellular oxidation
Palavras-chave : Antioxidants; Clinical practice; Radicals.