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Lipids in Health and Disease
Ascorbic acid enhances adipogenesis of 3T3-L1 murine preadipocyte...
Adipogenesis from preadipocytes into mature adipocyte is precisely coordinated by transcription factors such as CCAAT-enhancer-binding proteins and peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma , cytokines, and hormones, which is accompanied by extracellular matrix remodeling.
Extracellular micronutrient levels and pro-/antioxidant status in...
Disorders in wound healing are common in trauma patients, the reasons being not completely understood.
IV vitamin C infusions reduce muscle fatigue associated with COPD
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, is a rather vague name for a chronic disorder that inhibits breathing and oxygen delivery to the blood.
Vitamin C supplements and DNA damage
Filmmaker Christina Choate urges you to skip the pill and eat plants instead. With wit and humor, Choate de-bunks popular myths and takes a stand against the quick-fix health industry.
How commercial 'vitamin C' supplements can adversely affect your health
With the onset of winter, and cold, damp weather, comes the misery of colds, influenza and other seasonal bugs.
ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces
Peroxidase-Like Activity of Fe3O4@Carbon Nanoparticles Enhances...
Ascorbic acid is capable of inhibiting cancer cell growth by perturbing the normal redox state of cells and causing toxic effects through the generation of abundant reactive-oxygen species .
New technique controls dimensions of gold nanorods while manufacturing on a large scale
The optical properties of gold nanorods make them desirable for use in biomedical applications ranging from imaging technologies to cancer treatment.
R & D
Technique controls dimensions of gold nanorods while manufacturing on a large scale
North Carolina State Univ. researchers have a developed a technique for efficiently producing nanoscale gold rods in large quantities while simultaneously controlling the dimensions of the nanorods and their optical properties.