Effect of exogenous, carnitine on muscle metabolism a reply to Hultman et al. (1991)

  • Noris Siliprandi
  • Fabio Di Lisa
  • Leonardo Vecchiet
Letter to the Editors

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Noris Siliprandi
    • 1
  • Fabio Di Lisa
    • 1
  • Leonardo Vecchiet
    • 2
  1. 1.Centro Studio Fisiologia dei Mitocondri, Dipartimento di BiochimicaUniversità di PadovaPaduaItaly
  2. 2.Istituto di Fisiopatologia MedicaUniversità di ChietiChietiItaly

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