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Effect of Selenium Supplementation on Plasma Selenoprotein P of New Zealanders

  • Christine D. Thomson
  • Anna J. Duffield
  • Kristina E. Hill
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Glutathione Peroxidase Selenium Concentration GSHPx Activity Hydride Generation Selenium Supplementation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christine D. Thomson
    • 1
  • Anna J. Duffield
    • 1
  • Kristina E. Hill
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Human NutritionUniversity of OtagoDunedinNew Zealand
  2. 2.Department of Medicine Division of GastroenterologyVanderbilt University Medical CenterNashvilleUSA

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