Studies on the significance of hair root protein and DNA in protein-calorie malnutrition.

@article{Zain1977StudiesOT,
  title={Studies on the significance of hair root protein and DNA in protein-calorie malnutrition.},
  author={B. Zain and A. Haquani and N. Qureshi and I. el Nisa},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={1977},
  volume={30 7},
  pages={
          1094-7
        }
}
Hair root protein and DNA, serum nonessential amino acid/essential amino acid ratio, serum total protein, albumin, globulin and albumin/globulin ratio were estimated in children suffering from portein-calorie malnutrition (PCM) and the values compared to those obtained from healthy children. The data were presented in two ways: 1) classified as early malnutrition, marasmus, marasmic kwashiorkor, or kwasiorkor and the parameters compared 2) all the malnourished children were divided into four… Expand
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