DNA Oxidative Stress/Damage Assay (8-OHdG)



Oxidative stress is involved in many pathophysiological processes, aging and cancer. Oxidation of DNA occurs readily at the guanosine bases and thus measurement of 8-hydroxy-2’-deoxyguanosine in urine provides an  assessment of ongoing oxidative damage/stress in the body. Assessment of oxidative stress is an invaluable component of preventive approaches to optimizing health and longevity.

DNA Oxidative Stress/Damage Assay (8-OHdG) requires a urine test.