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Blood Oxidative Stress Impact on Health

Streptococcus pneumoniae, Coronavirus, Oxidative Stress, and You

Streptococcus is a diverse genus that plays a role in disease and food production.  Streptococcus pneumoniae generates high levels of hydrogen peroxide, the principal compound associated with oxidative stress, which deserves our attention.  Unlike most bacteria, which use catalase for protection against hydrogen peroxide, Streptococcus has a mysterious response that includes the production of more […]