Pentane Measurement, an Index of in Vivo Lipoperoxidation: Applications and Limits of the Method

  • J. Pincemail
  • C. Deby
  • M. Lismonde
  • Y. Bertrand
  • G. Camus
  • M. Lamy
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 189)


Lipid peroxidation induced by free radicals generation has been implicated in several pathological conditions including adult respiratory distress syndrome1 and cancer2, in cardiac surgery such as cardiopulmonary bypass3, in the ageing process4, in the ischemic-reperfusion phenomenon5, etc...;


Lipid Peroxidation Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome Plasma Vitamin Cumene Hydroperoxide Home Parenteral Nutrition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Pincemail
    • 1
  • C. Deby
    • 1
  • M. Lismonde
    • 2
  • Y. Bertrand
    • 3
  • G. Camus
    • 4
  • M. Lamy
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Biochimie et RadiobiologieUniversité de Liège, Institut ChimieLiège IBelgium
  2. 2.Service d’AnesthésiologieCHULiège IBelgium
  3. 3.Clinique Saint-JeanBruxellesBelgium
  4. 4.lnstitut Supérieur d’Education physiqueLiège IBelgium

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