Experientia

, Volume 27, Issue 9, pp 1069–1071 | Cite as

Interpretation of the methylene blue reduction test of human plasma and the possible cancer protecting effect of selenium

  • G. N. Schrauzer
  • W. J. Rhead
Specialia Anatomica, Histologica, Embryologica, Carcinologica

Zusammenfassung

Der früher zur Krebsdiagnose vorgeschlagene Plasma-Methylenblau-Entfärbungstest nachSavignac2 undBlack3 spricht im wesentlichen auf die Plasma-Selenkonzentration an. Daraus ergeben sich Hinweise für die möglicherweise krebsschützende Wirkung des Selens, die durch statistische Daten gestützt wird.

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© Birkäuser Verlag 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. N. Schrauzer
    • 1
  • W. J. Rhead
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryUniversity of California at San Diego, Revelle CollegeLa JollaUSA

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