DISTRIBUTION OF ASCORBIC ACID, METABOLITES AND ANALOGUES IN MAN AND ANIMALS

@article{Hornig1975DISTRIBUTIONOA,
  title={DISTRIBUTION OF ASCORBIC ACID, METABOLITES AND ANALOGUES IN MAN AND ANIMALS},
  author={D. Hornig},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={1975},
  volume={258}
}
  • D. Hornig
  • Published 1975
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
One of the earliest attempts to gauge the involvement of ascorbic acid (AA) in the overall metabolism was thc determination of its distribution in thc tissues. A thorough knowledge of its occurrence was believed to be pertinent to the elucidation of the physiological role of the vitamin in the organism. The availability of labeled AA, metabolites, and analogues has made it possible to follow up the appearance of these compounds or mctabolites thereof in thc various tissues of animals by means… Expand

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