Influence of aging on vitamin A transport into the lymphatic circulation.

@article{Hollander1990InfluenceOA,
  title={Influence of aging on vitamin A transport into the lymphatic circulation.},
  author={Daniel den Hollander and Violetta Dadufalza},
  journal={Experimental gerontology},
  year={1990},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={61-5}
}
Vitamin A is a lipid soluble essential dietary micronutrient. Because aging individuals have elevated serum levels of vitamin A, we tested the intestinal absorptive capacity of the vitamin in aging rats by measuring the appearance rate of vitamin A in the lymphatic circulation as a measure of intestinal absorption. We infused the vitamin in a physiological… CONTINUE READING