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Vitamin C – More than Meets the EyeJul 18, 2011
A study recently published in the Journal of Neuroscience found that nerve cells in the eye require vitamin C in order to properly function. Read more about this surprising discovery and what it means for the role of vitamin C in brain function.
We found that cells in the retina need to be 'bathed' in relatively high doses of vitamin C, inside and out, to function properly,” – Henrique von Gersdorff, Ph.D., Vollum Institute