Preface
Micronutrients in fetal growth and development
The role of micronutrients in psychomotor and cognitive development
Selenium and viral virulence
Anaemia and iron deficiency disease in children
Disorders of copper transport
Inborn errors of metabolism: iron
Effects of antioxidants on vascular health
Folic acid deficiency and cancer: mechanisms of DNA instability
Chemoprevention of cancer: a controversial and instructive story
Problems and approaches in investigating the role of micronutrients in the aetiology of cancer in humans
Bone health: the role of micronutrients
Diagnosis and detection of deficiencies of micronutrients: minerals
Diagnosis and detection of vitamin deficiencies
Thyroid function
Brain function in the elderly: role of vitamin B12 and folate
Role of micronutrients in sport and physical activity
Micronutrient antioxidants and smoking
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