ISBN 9780824793135,Vitamin C In Health And Disease

Vitamin C In Health And Disease



Routledge a Taylor & Francis Group

Publication Year 1997

ISBN 9780824793135

ISBN-10 0824793137

Hard Back

Number of Pages 560 Pages
Language (English)

Medicine: general issues

Provides an up-to-the-minute, comprehensive analysis of the most recent theoretical and clinical developments in vitamin C research;integrating a wide variety of interdisciplinary studies into a single-source volume. Vitamin C in Health and Disease examines the redox properties of vitamin C, including regeneration, participation in antioxidant networks, and influence on atherosclerosis the history of scurvy and vitamin C the chemical, biochemical, physiological, and biomedical aspects of vitamin C the use of vitamin C in preventing DNA damage the interaction of vitamin C with lenses, lungs, skin, and the immune system human nutritional requirements and safety vitamin C's effect on cardiovascular disease as well as infectious and periodontal diseases and more.