Enrique Cadenas

Expert in the aging process and age-related degenerative diseases

Holder of Charles Krown/Pharmacy Alumni Professorship in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Professor of Molecular Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Pharmacy

Professor of Biochemistry, Keck School of Medicine


  • free radical biochemistry
  • antioxidant therapy
  • oxidative stress
  • chemotherapeutic agents: cancer
  • aging process: mechanisms and role
    of mitochondria
  • cell proliferation
  • cell cycle

Additional Information

  • Co-editor of
    • Biothiols in Health and Disease (1995)
    • Handbook of Antioxidants (1996)
    • Handbook of Synthetic Antioxidants (1997) and Oxidative Stress and Signal Transduction (1997)
  • Treasurer, Society for Free Radical Research International
  • Vice President, Oxygen Club of California


  • Spanish
  • German

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