oxidative stress


Rust Never Sleeps

a: Oxidative stress ~
b: rusting in your rectum

What: The comparison has been made to rust. Too much oxygen tends to destroy biological molecules, proteins, lipids and DNA the way oxygen will destroy iron.

Writer: Not Stated
Date: Nov 21 2012 4:52 PM

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