Ascorbic acid and protein metabolism.

@article{Ichihara1954AscorbicAA,
  title={Ascorbic acid and protein metabolism.},
  author={K. Ichihara},
  journal={The Journal of vitaminology},
  year={1954},
  volume={1 1},
  pages={
          55-84
        }
}
  • K. Ichihara
  • Published 1954
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • The Journal of vitaminology
1. Guinea pig maintained on a vitamin C and tryptophan deficient diet dies of scurvy earlier (12-15 days).2. In an insufficient vitamin C feeding, the appearance of scurvy can be delayed by administrating anthranilic acid.3. Experimentally induced alcaptonuria disappears by giving anthranilic acid. The effects of glutathione and Na2S2O3 are not apparent. Vitamin C and anthranilic acid have no effect on congenital alcaptonuria.4. The oxidation by liver homogenate of p-hydroxyphenylpyruvate and… Expand
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