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- Donangelo, Carmen M., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Biological trace element research 2005 v.107 no.3 pp. 201-211
- antioxidant activity; antioxidants; athletes; blood sampling; body composition; copper; erythrocytes; ferroxidase; food intake; hematocrit; hemoglobin; iron; metallothionein; resting periods; superoxide dismutase; zinc
- ... The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of the resting period on hematological and copper-zinc-dependent antioxidant indices in Brazilian elite judo athletes (n=7). Venous blood samples were collected after 24-h and 5-d periods of resting following a competition, with an interval of 30 d between collections. Two months prior to and during the study, each athlete received an individual ...