A comparative study was performed in which the manganese concentration in liver samples from cases of hemochromato-sis was compared with the manganese concentration of normal liver. A higher mean concentration of liver manganese was found in the former group. The possibility that manganese is involved in the cirrhosis of hemochromatosis is discussed.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine|
|State||Published - Feb 1967|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)