Medline ® Abstract for Reference 1
of 'Overview of vitamin A'
A history of vitamin A and retinoids.
FASEB J. 1996;10(9):1102.
This is a historical account of the recognition of human vitamin A deficiency from ancient Egypt to the present century, as well as history of the discovery of vitamin A and the functions of vitamin A and the retinoids.
Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of California, Berkeley, 94720-3104, USA.