Increased lysosomal enzymes in muscular dystrophy of vitamin E-deficient rabbits.

@article{Zalkin1962IncreasedLE,
  title={Increased lysosomal enzymes in muscular dystrophy of vitamin E-deficient rabbits.},
  author={Howard Zalkin and Al L. Tappel and Kim A. Caldwell and S I Shibko and I. D. Desai and Terrell A. Holliday},
  journal={The Journal of biological chemistry},
  year={1962},
  volume={237},
  pages={2678-82}
}
The antioxidant function of vitamin E is well established and has received experimental confirmation in several laboratories in recent years (l-7). -1 central question is how vitamin E, functioning as a lipid antioxidant, prevents the physiological alterations of the deficiency state. Many of the vitamin E deficiency symptoms are histologically degenerative… CONTINUE READING