Effects of dietary lead exposure on vitamin levels in great tit nestlings-An experimental manipulation
Ruiz S, et al.
Environmental Pollution (Barking, Essex : 1987), 213(2), 688-697 (2016)
S P Spencer et al.
Science (New York, N.Y.), 343(6169), 432-437 (2014-01-25)
How the immune system adapts to malnutrition to sustain immunity at barrier surfaces, such as the intestine, remains unclear. Vitamin A deficiency is one of the most common micronutrient deficiencies and is associated with profound defects in adaptive immunity. Here...
Jacqueline A Jumpsen et al.
Journal of cystic fibrosis : official journal of the European Cystic Fibrosis Society, 5(2), 77-84 (2006-03-02)
The objective of this study was to investigate the effect of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) supplementation on blood and intestinal DHA levels and lung function in mild/moderately affected adult CF patients with the DeltaF508 genotype. Cystic Fibrosis (CF) patients often present...
Retinoids in the treatment of skin aging: an overview of clinical efficacy and safety
Mukherjee S, et al.
Clinical Interventions in Aging, 1(4), 327-327 (2006)
K R Norum et al.
The American journal of clinical nutrition, 56(4), 735-744 (1992-10-01)
We discuss vitamin A with emphasis on its absorption, transport, cellular uptake, storage, and intracellular metabolism. Dietary retinyl esters are hydrolyzed to retinol in the intestinal lumen before absorption by enterocytes. Carotenoids are absorbed and then partially converted to retinol...