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Thiols malonaldehyde status in the Turkish and total antioxidant patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus Authors:
Publisher and Date:(Tohoku Univ Medical Press, 2003)Non-insulin-dependent (Type 2) diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) is a risk factor for cardiovascular diseases (CVD). Oxidative stress mechanisms are often reported to be implied in type 2 diabetes mellitus. In order to determine their clinical relevance we investigated several plasma indicators in the Turkish patients with NIDDM: (1) homocysteine (Hey) and cysteine (Cys) which contribute to increase the risk of atherosclerosis during NIDDM (ii) glutathione (GSH) and cysteinylglycine (CysGly) resulting ...