Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ., 16 June 2004
Vol. 2004, Issue 24, p. nf58
[DOI: 10.1126/sageke.2004.24.nf58]


Too Much of a Good Thing

Extra doses of antioxidant protein spur insulin resistance

R. John Davenport

Abstract: If security forces overreact, they can hamper normal activities. Similarly, an overly zealous disaster response disrupts sugar processing in mice, new work reveals. The study suggests that oxidants play a crucial role in molecular communication.

Citation: R. J. Davenport, Too Much of a Good Thing. Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ. 2004 (24), nf58 (2004).

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