© 1996

Subcellular Biochemistry

Ascorbic Acid: Biochemistry and Biomedical Cell Biology

  • J. Robin Harris

Part of the Subcellular Biochemistry book series (SCBI, volume 25)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvii
  2. Robert A. Jacob
    Pages 1-16
  3. Morimitsu Nishikimi, Kunio Yagi
    Pages 17-39
  4. Kiyotaka Hitomi, Norihiro Tsukagoshi
    Pages 41-56
  5. José M. Villalba, Francisco Córdoba, Plácido Navas
    Pages 57-81
  6. Regina Brigelius-Flohé, Leopold Flohé
    Pages 83-107
  7. David F. Horrobin
    Pages 109-115
  8. Heiner Boeing, Erik Rausch
    Pages 117-136
  9. I. Elmadfa, J. Koenig
    Pages 137-155
  10. Gustavo Barja
    Pages 157-188
  11. Carol S. Johnston
    Pages 189-213
  12. Raxit J. Jariwalla, Steve Harakeh
    Pages 215-231
  13. Gerald Shklar, Joel L. Schwartz
    Pages 233-247
  14. Ivonne Pasquali Ronchetti, D. Quaglino Jr., G. Bergamini
    Pages 249-264
  15. Nicholas A. Delamere
    Pages 313-329
  16. Sean M. Lynch, J. Michael Gaziano, Balz Frei
    Pages 331-367
  17. James V. Hunt
    Pages 369-405

About this book


In Volume 25, leading experts present studies on the value of increased ascorbic acid intake and explore its specific contributions to human and animal health.


biochemistry cell biology cell growth gene expression plasma membrane tissue

Editors and affiliations

  • J. Robin Harris
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of ZoologyUniversity of MainzMainzGermany

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Subcellular Biochemistry
  • Book Subtitle Ascorbic Acid: Biochemistry and Biomedical Cell Biology
  • Editors J. Robin Harris
  • Series Title Subcellular Biochemistry
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1996
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-306-45148-5
  • Softcover ISBN 978-1-4613-7998-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-4613-0325-1
  • Series ISSN 0306-0225
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages , 464
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Biochemistry, general
    Animal Anatomy / Morphology / Histology
    Plant Sciences
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From a review of a previous volume:

`The heterogeneity of very ambitious, and the result is, overall, successful because of the high quality of the individual contributions...highly recommended.'
American Scientist, from a review of a previous volume