Carnitine insufficiency caused by aging and overnutrition compromises mitochondrial performance and metabolic control

@inproceedings{Breedon2011CarnitineIC,
  title={Carnitine insufficiency caused by aging and overnutrition compromises mitochondrial performance and metabolic control},
  author={Cathy Breedon},
  year={2011}
}
  • Cathy Breedon
  • Published 2011
Carnitine is a conditionally essential nutrient that plays a vital role in energy production and fatty acid metabolism. Vegetarians possess a greater bioavailability than meat eaters. Distinct deficiencies arise either from genetic mutation of carnitine transporters or in association with other disorders such as liver or kidney disease. Carnitine deficiency occurs in aberrations of carnitine regulation in disorders such as diabetes, sepsis, cardiomyopathy, malnutrition, cirrhosis, endocrine… CONTINUE READING
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