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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Exercise practitioners often take vitamin C supplements because intense muscular contractile activity can result in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
CONTEXT Basic research and observational studies suggest vitamin E or vitamin C may reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Recent studies are emphasising the importance and putative modes of action of specific flavonoids as bioactive components of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Observational and experimental data suggest that antioxidant and/or zinc supplements may delay progression of age… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Endothelium-dependent vasodilation is impaired in humans with diabetes mellitus. Inactivation of endothelium-derived nitric oxide… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND The oxidative modification of low-density lipoproteins increases their incorporation into the arterial intima, an… Expand
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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… Expand
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