Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology

Vitamin C

Edited by Amal H. Hamza, ISBN 978-953-51-3422-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3421-3, 154 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published August 02, 2017 under CC BY 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/66058
Edited Volume

This book highlights recent advances on vitamin C and related topics. The chapters of this book include basic information about vitamin C function, sources and analysis, and radioprotective and antioxidant effect of vitamin C. Also, the anticarcinogenic effect of vitamin C is introduced. Furthermore, we considered the encapsulation technique used in vitamin C preparation. Finally, recent advances in vitamin C transporter are illustrated.