Influences of carotenoid supplementation on the integrated antioxidant system of a free living endangered passerine, the hihi (Notiomystis cincta).

@article{Ewen2006InfluencesOC,
  title={Influences of carotenoid supplementation on the integrated antioxidant system of a free living endangered passerine, the hihi (Notiomystis cincta).},
  author={John G. Ewen and Rose Thorogood and Filiz Karadaş and Athanasios C Pappas and Peter F Surai},
  journal={Comparative biochemistry and physiology. Part A, Molecular & integrative physiology},
  year={2006},
  volume={143 2},
  pages={149-54}
}
The integrated antioxidant system is recognised as an essential component of an organisms self maintenance. Our knowledge of this system, however, is largely restricted to species of economic importance. The health and productivity benefits these dietary based compounds provide make them increasingly relevant for study in wildlife ecology. The aim of this… CONTINUE READING