Comparison of Indices of Copper Status in Men and Women Fed Diets Marginal in Copper
Although the effects of Cu deficiency are well documented in several animal species (1), there are relatively few data on the effects of controlled marginal intakes of Cu on different indices related to Cu nutriture in adult humans (2, 3).
KeywordsCholesterol Superoxide Hunt Monoamine
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