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Vitamin C Vitamins

Known as: Vitamin C 
A nutrient that the body needs in small amounts to function and stay healthy. Vitamin C helps fight infections, heal wounds, and keep tissues healthy… 
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Vitamin C is an essential micronutrient for humans, with pleiotropic functions related to its ability to donate electrons. It is… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
Vitamin C in humans must be ingested for survival. Vitamin C is an electron donor, and this property accounts for all its known… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Observational and experimental data suggest that antioxidant and/or zinc supplements may delay progression of age… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
Vitamin C readily scavenges reactive oxygen and nitrogen species and may thereby prevent oxidative damage to important biological… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Vitamin C is marketed as a dietary supplement, partly because of its ‘antioxidant’ properties. However, we report here that… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Vitamin C (L-ascorbic acid) has important antioxidant and metabolic functions in both plants and animals, but humans, and a few… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Determinants of the recommended dietary allowance (RDA) for vitamin C include the relationship between vitamin C dose and steady… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Endothelium-dependent vasodilation is impaired in humans with diabetes mellitus. Inactivation of endothelium-derived nitric oxide… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND The oxidative modification of low-density lipoproteins increases their incorporation into the arterial intima, an… 
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
VITAMIN E (α-tocopherol) and vitamin C (ascorbic acid) react rapidly with organic free radicals, and it is widely accepted that…