Cigarette Smoke and Oxidative Stress by Barry B. HalliwellCigarette Smoke and Oxidative Stress by Barry B. Halliwell

Cigarette Smoke and Oxidative Stress

byBarry B. HalliwellEditorHenrik E. Poulsen

Hardcover | June 14, 2006

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"The mechanism by which cigarette smoke causes or contributes to inflammatory diseases like chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, cardiovascular disease and cancer remains unclear. Recent developments in our knowledge of cellular signalling suggest that cigarette smoke may causeoxidative stress in cellular systems. The assessment, consequences and possible modulation of these effects are discussed in this book."
Title:Cigarette Smoke and Oxidative StressFormat:HardcoverDimensions:406 pagesPublished:June 14, 2006Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3540314105

ISBN - 13:9783540314103

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Table of Contents

Oxidative Stress.- Tobacco Smoke Constituents Affecting Oxidative Stress.- Oxidative Modifications of Proteins and Lipids by Cigarette Smoke (CS). A Central Role for Unsaturated Aldehydes in CS-Mediated Airway Inflammation.- Cigarette Smoke-Induced Redox Signaling and Gene Expression in In Vitro and In Vivo Models.- Redox Effects of Cigarette Smoke in Lung Inflammation.- Oxidative Stress in the Pathogenesis of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.- Modulation of Cigarette Smoke Effects by Diet and Antioxidants.- Modulation of Cigarette Smoke Effects by Antioxidants: Oxidative Stress and Degenerative Diseases.- Smoking Depletes Vitamin C: Should Smokers Be Recommended to Take Supplements?.- Experimental In Vitro Exposure Methods for Studying the Effects of Inhalable Compounds.- Oxidative Stress in Laboratory Animals Exposed to Cigarette Smoke, with Special Reference to Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.- Pulmonary Effects of Cigarette Smoke in Humans.- Smoking and Oxidative Stress: Vascular Damage.- Nrf2: a Transcription Factor that Modifies Susceptibility to Cigarette Smoke-Induced Pulmonary Oxidative Stress and Emphysema.- Tobacco Smoke and Skin Aging.- Cigarette Smoke and Oxidative DNA Modification.