Novel antioxidant supplementation in young soccer players

Nenad Radivojevic, Nenad Dikic, Ivana Baralic, Brizita Djordjevic, Sinisa Vujic & Marija Andjelkovic
Objective: Increased formation of free radicals during exercise leads to the deterioration of relation between pro-oxidant molecules and antioxidant defense system. The result is the increased muscle damage with subsequent consequences. Astaxanthin, a red carotenoid pigment, is a biological antioxidant[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]