Oxygen Based Radicals – Reactive Oxygen Species – Killer Cells – SOD

Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) is a phrase used to describe a number of reactive molecules and free radicals derived from molecular oxygen.

The production of oxygen-based radicals is the bane to all aerobic species.

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Free Radicals In The Body – Oxidative Stress And The Antioxidant Response

The basic science of oxidative stress and the antioxidant response is not in contention, what is an effective antioxidant is.

When the body breaks food down into energy, it generates a by-product known as free radicals. Also present in food itself, the air we breathe and the sun we worship, free radicals are a broad class of chemicals with the potential to exert significant damage.

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