Ascorbic acid deficiency increases endotoxin influx to portal blood and liver inflammatory gene expressions in ODS rats.

@article{Tokuda2015AscorbicAD,
  title={Ascorbic acid deficiency increases endotoxin influx to portal blood and liver inflammatory gene expressions in ODS rats.},
  author={Yuki Tokuda and Natsuko Miura and Misato Kobayashi and Yukiko Hoshinaga and Atsushi Murai and Hiroaki Aoyama and Hiroyuki Ito and Tatsuya Morita and Fumihiko Horio},
  journal={Nutrition},
  year={2015},
  volume={31 2},
  pages={373-9}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to determine whether ascorbic acid (AsA) deficiency-induced endotoxin influx into portal blood from the gastrointestinal tract contributes to the inflammatory changes in the liver. METHOD The mechanisms by which AsA deficiency provokes inflammatory changes in the liver were investigated in Osteogenic Disorder Shionogi… CONTINUE READING