FREE RADICALS AND ANTIOXIDANT BIOLOGY - Dr Jenner
2008/2009, Semester 2
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine (Biochemistry)
Modular Credits: --
This module examines the role of free radicals and antioxidants in human health and disease, with a focus on molecular and cellular aspects. Topics covered include free radical chemistry, antioxidant defences, their role in normal metabolism, cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases, cancer and the ageing process. At the end of this module students should be able to evaluate critically current literature in this area.
Life Sciences major.