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Ann Nutr Metab (2023) 79 (3): 313–325.
Published Online: 02 June 2023
...; Carmen Ballesteros-Meseguer; Marisa Sánchez-Ferrer; Virginia Perez-Fernandez; Eva Morales; Luis García-Marcos; Elvira Larqué; The Nela Study Group Introduction: Most of the pregnant women do not achieve the recommended dietary intake of vitamins A and E. These vitamins may counteract oxidative stress...
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Ann Nutr Metab (2018) 72 (1): 50–56.
Published Online: 21 December 2017
...Larissa Q. Lira; Aline F. de Souza; Amanda de M. Amâncio; Caroline G. Bezerra; Jéssica B. Pimentel; Melissa N. Moia; Roberto Dimenstein Background/Aims: Assessing the diet and biochemical indicators of vitamin A deficiency (VAD) in high-risk populations is crucial in cases where this deficiency...
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Ann Nutr Metab (2012) 61 (3): 192–198.
Published Online: 26 November 2012
...Richard D. Semba Vitamin A is essential for normal growth, reproduction, immunity, and vision. The characterization of vitamin A spanned a period of about 130 years. During this long, incremental process, there is no single event that can be called the ‘discovery’ of vitamin A. The physiologist...
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Ann Nutr Metab (2011) 59 (1): 10–16.
Published Online: 25 November 2011
...Hans K. Biesalski Vitamin D plays an important role in regular bone growth and in adequate function of the innate immune system, including barrier functions of mucous membranes. A sufficient supply during pregnancy and lactation protects the child from infectious diseases. Clinical symptoms...
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Ann Nutr Metab (2009) 54 (4): 301–309.
Published Online: 22 September 2009
...Ibrahim M.D. Khatib; Ibrahim Elmadfa Aims: The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to assess growth and nutritional status of Bedouin preschool children with special focus on the extent of the interaction of anemia with iron deficiency and vitamin A deficiency as possible underlying factors...
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Ann Nutr Metab (1995) 39 (6): 334–339.
Published Online: 20 November 2008
...M. Krajčovičová-Kudláčková; R. Šimončič; K. Babinská; A. Béderová; A. Brtková; T. Magálová; E. Grančičová Selected vitamin (A, C, E, β-carotene) and trace element (selenium, zinc, copper) levels were estimated in the blood of 67 vegetarian nonsmokers aged 34-60 years. The average period of lacto...
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Ann Nutr Metab (1986) 30 (1): 1–8.
Published Online: 19 November 2008
... acetate decreased with time and increased in unidentified metabolites and retinyl esters. An insignificant amount of radioactivity was found in liver. We conclude from these results that some vitamin A is stored/accumulated in the testes as retinyl esters in order to support the process of spermatogenesis...
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Ann Nutr Metab (1990) 34 (4): 221–231.
Published Online: 19 November 2008
...Corcos Benedetti; M. Di Felice; V. Gentili; B. Tagliamonte; G. Tomassi Young and aging rats were fed for different periods (10, 90, 180 and 365 days) diets containing 15 % of fresh or heated sobean oil. Thiobarbituric reactive substances (TBA-RS), lipofuscin, superoxide dismutase (SOD), vitamin...
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Ann Nutr Metab (1984) 28 (6): 385–408.
Published Online: 18 November 2008
...L. Dostálová In a total of 22 healthy women, the concentrations of vitamin A, retinol-binding protein (RBP), β-carotene, vitamin E, pyridoxal-5’-phosphate (PLP), folic acid, vitamin B 12 , biotin and vitamin C as well as the activities of the erythrocytic enzymes, erythrocyte transke-tolase (ETK...
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Nutrition and Metabolism (1981) 25 (4): 234–238.
Published Online: 18 November 2008
...Sunethra Atukorala; T.K. Basu; J.W.T. Dickerson The administration of large doses of corticosterone to normal adult male rats resulted in a rapid loss of vitamin A from the plasma, liver, adrenals and thymus. Of the organs studied, the thymus appeared to be the most sensitive to treatment...