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vitamin C

Vitamin C – forms, functions & research

Vitamin C is one of the most commonly supplemented nutrients. Although it is probably best known for its importance to immunity, vitamin C research has revealed multiple other functions within the body.

In the 1920s, vitamin C was first identified by the prospective Nobel laureate Albert Szent-Györgyi from Szeged University in Hungary, who unravelled the role of this essential vitamin for the treatment and prevention of scurvy resulting from vitamin C deficiency.

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Last updated on 23rd February 2023 by cytoffice