TITLE

Link between porphyria and fasting uncovered

AUTHOR(S)
Secko, David
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/11/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 8, p864
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a study on the association between porphyria and fasting, conducted by Christoph Handschin and colleagues as of October 2005. Protein that increases in level during fasting; Relationship between 5-aminolevulinate synthase and porphyria; Significance of the study.
ACCESSION #
18415268

 

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