House dust-mites: Effect on antioxidant enzyme activities


KARABULUT A. B. , ATAMBAY M., KARAMAN U., Kilic E. , Yazar S., Saraymen R. , ...Daha Fazla

MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, cilt.12, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 12 Konu: 9
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Dergi Adı: MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR

Özet

Background: House dust-mites are potent allergens of the indoor environment and are common inhabitants of houses worldwide. Free radicals are constantly produced by cells, mostly as reactive oxygen species. Once produced, free radicals are removed by antioxidant defenses, including the enzymes SOD, GPx, and CAT.