Estrés oxidativo y algunas formas de insuficiencia renal aguda

Bioquimia 01/2002;
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Las especies reactivas del oxígeno se forman por la reducción incompleta del oxígeno celular; éstas incluyen el anión superóxido, el peróxido de hidrógeno y el radical hidroxilo. Las especies reactivas del oxígeno pueden inducir diferentes daños a las células y juegan un papel esencial en los mecanismos de diversas enfermedades renales, tales como, la insuficiencia renal aguda post-isquémica y tóxica. Este tema es tratado en la siguiente revisión.

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