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Tobacco Smoke, Free Radicals, Antioxidants & Disease

Institution: University of California, Berkeley
Investigator(s): Lester Packer, Ph.D.
Award Cycle: 1992 (Cycle 1) Grant #: 1RT-0028 Award: $215,713
Subject Area: Pulmonary Disease
Award Type: Research Project Awards
Abstracts
Publications

Antioxidant radical-scavenger activity of carotenoids and retinoids
Periodical: FASEB Journal Index Medicus:
Authors: Tsuchiya M, Scita G, Packer L ABS
Yr: 1991 Vol: 5 Nbr: 5 Abs: Pg: A1324

Antioxidant radical scavenging activity of carotenoids and retinoids as compared to alpha-tocopheral
Periodical: Methods in Enzymology Index Medicus:
Authors: Tsuchiya M, Scita G, Freisleben HJ, Kagan VE, Packer L ABS
Yr: 1991 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg:

Cigarette smoke exposure increases the cell water organization and membrane order of cultured T cells
Periodical: Biochemistry and Biophysics Research Communications Index Medicus:
Authors: Suzuki YJ, Tsuchiya M, Shindo Y, Packer L ART
Yr: 1992 Vol: 185 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 624-629

Modification of plasma proteins by cigarette smoke as measured by protein carbonyl formation
Periodical: Biochemical Journal Index Medicus:
Authors: Reznick AZ, Cross CE, Hu M, et al ART
Yr: 1992 Vol: 286 Nbr: Pt 2 Abs: Pg: 607-611

Superoxide formed from cigarette smoke impairs polymorphonuclear leukocyte active oxygen generation activity
Periodical: Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics Index Medicus:
Authors: Tsuchiya M, Thompson DFT, Suzuki YJ, Cross CE, Packer L ART
Yr: 1992 Vol: 299 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 30-37

Interactions among antioxidants in health and disease: vitamin E and its redox cycle
Periodical: Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine Index Medicus:
Authors: Packer L ART
Yr: 1992 Vol: 200 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 271-276

Antioxidant radical-scavenging activity of carotenoids and retinoids compared to alpha-tocopherol
Periodical: Methods in Enzymology Index Medicus:
Authors: Tsuchiya M, Scita G, Freisleben H, Kagan VE, Packer L ART
Yr: 1992 Vol: 213 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 460-472

Cigarette smoke oxidation of human plasma constituents
Periodical: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Index Medicus:
Authors: Cross CE, O'Neill CA, Reznick AZ, et al ART
Yr: 1993 Vol: 686 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 72-90

Superoxide generated by cigarette smoke damages the respiratory burst and induces physical changes in the membrane order and water organization of inflammatory cells
Periodical: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Index Medicus:
Authors: Tsuchiya M, Suzuki YJ, Cross CE, Packer L ART
Yr: 1993 Vol: 686 Nbr: Abs: Pg: 39-52

Antioxidant action of carotenoids in vitro and in vivo and protection against oxidation of human low density lipoproteins
Periodical: Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences Index Medicus:
Authors: Packer L ART
Yr: 1993 Vol: Nbr: Abs: Pg: