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DNA damage in wistar kyoto rats exercised during pregnancy
Purpose: To evaluate DNA damage levels in pregnant rats undergoing a treadmill exercise program. Methods: Wistar Kyoto rats were allocated into two groups (n= 5 animals/group): non-exercise and exercise. The pregnant rats ...
Role of resistance physical exercise in preventing testicular damage caused by chronic ethanol consumption in UChB rats
Ethanol consumption is associated with spermatogenesis damage and testosterone level alterations. Alcohol remains the most commonly used substance among athletes and sports enthusiasts. This study evaluated whether resistance ...
Resveratrol attenuates oxidative stress and muscle damage in sedentary rats subjected to physical exerciseResveratrol atenua o estresse oxidativo e a lesão muscular de ratos sedentários submetidos ao exercício físico
Physical inactivity is a public health problem when a sedentary population practices physical activity sporadically. Exercise in unconditioned individuals causes oxidative stress and muscle damage. This study tested the ...
Postharvest mechanical damage affects fruit quality of 'Montenegrina' and 'Rainha' tangerines.
(Pesquisa Agropecuária Brasileira. Brasília, v.44, n.12, p. 1636-1640, dez. 2009, 2011)
Effects of taurine on markers of muscle damage, inflammatory response and physical performance in triathletes
BACKGROUND: The practice of prolonged exercise with high intensity, as seen in triathlon training, can cause physiological imbalances that might result in muscle fatigue, muscle damage and changes in systemic inflammatory ...
Bamboo overabundance alters forest structure and dynamics in the Atlantic Forest hotspot
(Elsevier B.V., 2012-03-01)
With fast growth rates and clonal reproduction, bamboos can rapidly invade forest areas, drastically changing their original structure. In the Brazilian Atlantic Forest, where recent mapping efforts have shown that woody ...
Assessment of drought damages and their uncertainties in Europe
(IOP Publishing, 2015-12)
Drought is a natural hazard triggered by a lack of precipitation that can last for several months or years. Droughts can affect a wide range of socio-economic sectors while the related direct and indirect impacts are often ...
The role of mitochondrial DNA damage in the citotoxicity of reactive oxygen species
(SPRINGER/PLENUM PUBLISHERS, 2011)
Mitochondria contain their own genome, a small circular molecule of around 16.5 kbases. The mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) encodes for only 13 polypeptides, but its integrity is essential for mitochondrial function, as all 13 ...
Mortality and mechanical damage of seedlings in different size fragments of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest
(Int Soc Tropical EcologyVaranasiÍndia, 2009)