Iron, Human Growth, and the Global Epidemic of Obesity

@inproceedings{Sangani2013IronHG,
  title={Iron, Human Growth, and the Global Epidemic of Obesity},
  author={Rahul G. Sangani and Andrew J Ghio},
  booktitle={Nutrients},
  year={2013}
}
Iron is an essential nutrient utilized in almost every aspect of cell function and its availability has previously limited life. Those same properties which allow iron to function as a catalyst in the reactions of life also present a threat via generation of oxygen-based free radicals. Accordingly; life exists at the interface of iron-deficiency and iron… CONTINUE READING