Zinc deficiency and the kidney. I. Effect on renal carbonic anhydrase activity.

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Tissue zinc concentration and the activity of the zinc metalloenzyme, carbonic anhydrase, were quantified in whole blood and kidneys of weanling male Sprague-Dawley rats with diet-induced zinc deficiency. Zinc-deficient rats were fed ad libitum a commercially prepared diet containing less than 1 ppm zinc. Zinc-supplemented rats were ad libitum or pair-fed a… (More)

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@article{Ross1982ZincDA, title={Zinc deficiency and the kidney. I. Effect on renal carbonic anhydrase activity.}, author={P. K. Dass. I. N. Ross and B Noordewier and Jerry B. Hook and Justin Bond}, journal={Mineral and electrolyte metabolism}, year={1982}, volume={7 5}, pages={257-64} }