New vitamin research: antioxidants and folate
ANDREW J. BROWN PhD (Sydney), British Heart Foundation Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Cardiovascular Research Unit, University of Edinburgh, Hugh Robson Building, George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9XF, Scotland, U.K. Regional differences in coronary heart disease in Britain: do antioxidant nutrients provide the key?
IVOR E. DREOSTI PhD, DSc (Natal), Chief Research Scientist, Head of Nutrition and Cancer, Australia. Division, CSIRO Division of Human Nutrition, Kintore Avenue, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia. Vitamins A, C, E and b -carotene as protective factors for some cancers.
BARBARA FIELD MD, BS, DPRM, FAFRM, MPH (Sydney), Specialist Medical Officer Developmental Disabilities, Ryde-Hunters Hill Disabilities Service, 118A Cox's Road, North Ryde, NSW 2113, Australia. Dr Field was responsible for looking after the Sydney cases in the British Medical Research Council's Vitamin Study on prevention of neural tube defects. Folate and neural tube defects.
J. MICHAEL GAZIANO MD (Yale), Assistant Physician Division of Preventive Medicine and the Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA, Staff Cardiologist Department of Medicine Veterans Administration Medical Center, West Roxbury, MA, USA, and Channing Laboratory Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA. The epidemiology of dietary antioxidants and atherosclerotic disease.
MARK LEVINE MD (Harvard), Director, Intramural Nutrition Program at the National Institute of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), Building 8, Room 403, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA. Cellular functions of ascorbic acid: a means to determine vitamin C requirements.
PAUL MITCHELL MD (NSW), FRACO, Associate Professor, Department of Clinical Ophthalmology, University of Sydney, Eye Clinic, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia. Nutrients and degenerative eye diseases.
ROLAND STOCKER PhD (ANU), Head of Biochemistry Group, Heart Research Institute, 145 Missenden Road, Camperdown, NSW 2050, Australia. Natural antioxidants and atherosclerosis.
RICHARD D. TELFORD PhD (Melbourne), AM, Head, Department of Physiology/Applied Nutrition, Australian Institute of Sport, Belconnen, ACT 2616, Australia. Vitamin F and athletic performance.
A.S. TRUSWELL MD (Cape Town), FRCP (London), Boden Professor of Human Nutrition, Human Nutrition Unit, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia. Vice President International Union of Nutritional Sciences. Introduction and Nutrients and degenerative eye diseases.