Articles by author - Malgorzata Karbownik

Increased lipid peroxidation in growth hormone-deficient adult patients.

OBJECTIVES: Growth hormone (GH) deficiency in adults is associated with a higher risk of atherosclerosis and cardiovascular disease. It ha.....

Read abstract

The role of oxidative stress in physiological and pathological processes in the thyroid gland; possible involvement in pineal-thyroid interactions.

: Reactive oxygen species (ROS) play an important role in physiological processes, but - when being in excess - ROS cause oxidative damage.....

Read abstract

Potential anticarcinogenic action of melatonin and other antioxidants mediated by antioxidative mechanisms.

: The complex process of carcinogenesis is, to a large extent, due to oxidative stress. Numerous indicators of oxidative damage are enhanc.....

Read abstract  Full text PDF