Vitamin E: Emerging aspects and new directions

@article{Galli2017VitaminEE,
  title={Vitamin E: Emerging aspects and new directions},
  author={Francesco Galli and Angelo Azzi and Marc Birringer and Joan M. Cook‐Mills and Manfred Eggersdorfer and Jan Frank and Gabriele Cruciani and Stefan Lorkowski and Nesrin Kartal {\"O}zer},
  journal={Free Radical Biology and Medicine},
  year={2017},
  volume={102},
  pages={16–36}
}
Abstract The discovery of vitamin E will have its 100th anniversary in 2022, but we still have more questions than answers regarding the biological functions and the essentiality of vitamin E for human health. Discovered as a factor essential for rat fertility and soon after characterized for its properties of fat‐soluble antioxidant, vitamin E was identified to have signaling and gene regulation effects in the 1980s. In the same years the cytochrome P‐450 dependent metabolism of vitamin E was… Expand
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