Synthesis and some major functions of vitamin C in animals

Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1975 Sep 30;258:24-47. doi: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.1975.tb29266.x.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Ascorbic Acid / biosynthesis*
  • Ascorbic Acid / metabolism
  • Ascorbic Acid / pharmacology
  • Aspartic Acid / metabolism
  • Biological Evolution
  • Dehydroascorbic Acid / metabolism
  • Diabetes Mellitus / metabolism
  • Guinea Pigs
  • Histamine / metabolism
  • Histamine / pharmacology
  • Humans
  • Kidney / metabolism
  • Liver / drug effects
  • Liver / metabolism
  • Microsomes / metabolism
  • Organ Specificity
  • Rats
  • Scurvy / metabolism
  • Species Specificity

Substances

  • Aspartic Acid
  • Histamine
  • Ascorbic Acid
  • Dehydroascorbic Acid