Achylia gastrica induced in growing rats by X-irradiation of the exposed stomach led to iron depletion despite a normal diet. This implied that gastric secretion or acid was essential for the optimal assimilation of dietary iron by rats.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine|
|State||Published - Jan 1970|
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