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Tracking the Metabolism and Excretion of Selenium in Real Time in Humans

  • G. Bellisola
  • M. Colombatti
  • G. Fracasso
  • F. Pasti
  • M. Valdes
  • A. Torboli
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Keywords

Unusual Amino Acid Transsulfuration Pathway Selenoprotein Synthesis Extracellular Glutathione Blood Selenium Concentration 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Bellisola
    • 1
  • M. Colombatti
    • 1
  • G. Fracasso
    • 1
  • F. Pasti
    • 2
  • M. Valdes
    • 2
  • A. Torboli
    • 2
  1. 1.Policlinico Borgo RomaUniversity of Verona, Institute of Immunology and Infectious DiseasesVeronaItaly
  2. 2.Ital StructuresRiva del GardaItaly

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