The glutathione precursor N-acetylcysteine improves immune function in postmenopausal women.

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Aging is a chronic oxidation process in which the immune system is involved. Because leukocyte functions is a good health marker and longevity predictor, the effects of daily oral administration of N-acetylcysteine (NAC, 600 mg) on several lymphocyte (adherence, chemotaxis, proliferation, natural killer activity) and neutrophil (adherence, chemotaxis… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2008.07.014

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@article{Arranz2008TheGP, title={The glutathione precursor N-acetylcysteine improves immune function in postmenopausal women.}, author={Lorena Arranz and Ces{\'a}reo Fern{\'a}ndez and Antonio Rodr{\'i}guez and Jos{\'e} Manuel Ribera and M{\'o}nica de la Fuente}, journal={Free radical biology & medicine}, year={2008}, volume={45 9}, pages={1252-62} }