Author(s): Brown GC, Borutaite V
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Abstract ROS (reactive oxygen species) and RNS (reactive nitrogen species) are central to the innate immunity that protects us from infection, but also contribute to degenerative diseases and possibly aging. However, ROS and RNS are increasingly recognized to contribute to physiological signalling. This review briefly describes the main interactions between ROS and RNS and shows how their origins, chemistry, metabolism and biological actions are intimately linked.
This article was published in Biochem Soc Trans
and referenced in Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry