What are reactive oxygen species (ROS)?
Posted May 18, 2020
Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are chemically reactive molecules that contain oxygen. Examples include peroxide, superoxide, hydroxyl radical, singlet oxygen and alpha-oxygen. They are produced as a natural byproduct of cellular metabolism of oxygen.
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