Trying To Unlock The Mysteries Of Free Radicals And Antioxidants

SIDEBAR : Resources For Free Radical And Antioxidant Research Professional Societies: Oxygen Society 74 New Montgomery, Suite 230 San Francisco, Calif. 94105 (415) 546-3124 - Fax: (415) 764-4915 E-mail: 76125.3071@compuserve.com 750 members President: Bruce Freeman Executive Director: Carol Holland Parlette Journal: Free Radicals in Biology and Medicine Internet home page: http://www.biophysics.mcw.edu/oxsoc/ International Society for Free Radical Research c/o Lester Packer, president-elec

Alison Mack
Sep 29, 1996

SIDEBAR : Resources For Free Radical And Antioxidant Research

Professional Societies:
Oxygen Society
74 New Montgomery, Suite 230
San Francisco, Calif. 94105
(415) 546-3124 - Fax: (415) 764-4915
E-mail: 76125.3071@compuserve.com
  • 750 members
  • President: Bruce Freeman
  • Executive Director: Carol Holland Parlette
Journal: Free Radicals in Biology and Medicine
Internet home page: http://www.biophysics.mcw.edu/oxsoc/

International Society for Free Radical Research
c/o Lester Packer, president-elect
Department of Molecular and Cell Biology
251 Life Science Addition
University of California, Berkeley
Berkeley, Calif. 94720-3200
(510) 642-1873 - Fax: (510) 642-8313
E-mail: packer@garnet.berkeley.edu
  • 3,000 members

Internet home page:
http://http1.brunel.ac.uk:8080/~bcstrlw/sfrr.html

Internet Site
For additional information on free radical and antioxidant research, contact the National Institutes of Health's home page at http://www.nih.gov.

Aerobic organisms exist in a perpetual catch-22. Oxygen sustains them, but it also poisons them via reactive intermediates produced during respiration. The powerful oxidants produced in this process -- including the superoxide anion, hydroxyl radicals, and...