Radical Mechanisms in Fatty Acid and Lipid Peroxidation

  • Wolf Bors
  • Michael Erben-Russ
  • Christa Michel
  • Manfred Saran
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 189)


Autoxidation of fatty acid moieties of membrane lipids is a process which is generally considered to involve radical chain reactions1–3.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wolf Bors
    • 1
  • Michael Erben-Russ
    • 1
  • Christa Michel
    • 1
  • Manfred Saran
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für StrahlenbiologieGSF ForschungszentrumNeuherbergGermany

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