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Urinary isoprostanes in Friedreich ataxia: lack of correlation with disease features

To assess the utility of urinary isoprostanes as markers of oxidative injury in Friedreich ataxia (FA), we compared levels of urinary F(2)-isoprostanes in patients with FA and healthy control subjects. Levels of urinary F(2)-isoprostanes in FA patients were not different from controls and were not significantly associated with age, GAA repeat length, disability level, or the use of antioxidants. Thus, urinary F(2)-isoprostanes are not a useful biomarker in FA.

(c) 2008 Movement Disorder Society.

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