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The Effect of Astaxanthin on Retinal Capillary Blood Flow in Normal Volunteers

@inproceedings{Yasunori2005TheEO,
  title={The Effect of Astaxanthin on Retinal Capillary Blood Flow in Normal Volunteers},
  author={Nagaki Yasunori and Mihara Miharu and Takahashi Jiro and Kitamura Akitoshi and Horita Yoshiharu and Sugiura Yuri and Tsukahara Hiroki},
  year={2005}
}
  • Nagaki Yasunori, Mihara Miharu, +4 authors Tsukahara Hiroki
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Objective: We evaluated the effect of astaxanthin on retinal circulation in healthy volunteers. Design: A double blind randomized placebo controlled study. Methods : Thirty-six volunteers were randomized into two groups: An astaxanthin group that consisted of 18 subjects who received oral astaxanthin, 6mg/day, for 4 weeks and a placebo group that consisted of 18 subjects who received an identical looking oral placebo for 4 weeks. Retinal capillary blood flow was measured using a Heidelberg… CONTINUE READING
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