Abstract: Free radicals attack cell genome in oxidative stress conditions accompanying many human diseases. Mutagenic and carcinogenic xenobiotics cause oxidative DNA damages also. Oxidative DNA damages become intensive in aging organisms. The data on natural and synthetic antioxidants protecting DNA from oxidation are presented in this review.
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