Vitamin A and protective immunity

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The author examines two intriguing research areas on vitamin A nutrition and immunity: the pathological consequences of vitamin A deficiency on the immune system and the circumstances in which supplementary vitamin A can stimulate either antibody production or cell-mediated reactions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)18-26
Number of pages9
JournalNutrition Today
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1992


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nutrition and Dietetics

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