Obesity is associated with increased myocardial oxidative stress


VINCENT H. , POWERS S., STEWART D., SHANELY R., Demirel H., NAITO H.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBESITY, cilt.23, ss.67-74, 1999 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 23 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 1999
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1038/sj.ijo.0800761
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OBESITY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.67-74

Özet

OBJECTIVE: To determine: 1) whether obesity predisposes the myocardium to oxidative stress as evidenced by higher tissue levels of myocardial lipid peroxidation, and 2) what cellular mechanisms are responsible for this predisposition.