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Experientia

, Volume 35, Issue 12, pp 1561–1562 | Cite as

Reduction in dietary vitamin E prevents onset of hypertension in developing spontaneously hypertensive rats

  • C. R. Pace-Asciak
  • M. C. Carrara
Article

Summary

Reduction in dietary vitamin E intake in developing spontaneously hypertensive rats abolished the onset of hypertension which is normally evident by 3 months of age.

Keywords

Hypertension Dietary Vitamin 
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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. R. Pace-Asciak
    • 1
  • M. C. Carrara
    • 1
  1. 1.Research InstituteThe Hospital for Sick ChildrenTorontoCanada

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