Zinc, exercise, and thyroid hormone function.


During the last 3 decades, remarkable advances have taken place in the field of zinc metabolism. Thirty years ago, only three enzymes that required zinc for their activities were identified; today more than 200 such enzymes have been classified. Zinc plays a vital role in human nutrition and biochemical function. Prior to 1963, zinc deficiency in humans was… (More)


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@article{Ganapathy1999ZincEA, title={Zinc, exercise, and thyroid hormone function.}, author={Sujan Ganapathy and Stella Lucia Volpe}, journal={Critical reviews in food science and nutrition}, year={1999}, volume={39 4}, pages={369-90} }