Methods of assessment of selenium status in humans: a systematic review

Kate Ashton, Lee Hooper, Linda J Harvey, Rachel Hurst, Amélie Casgrain, Susan J Fairweather-Tait

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To understand the effect of selenium intake on health, it is important to identify sensitive and population-specific biomarkers of selenium status.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2025S-2039S
Number of pages15
JournalAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2009


  • Biological Markers
  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Dietary Supplements
  • Glutathione Peroxidase
  • Humans
  • Methods
  • Nutrition Assessment
  • Nutritional Status
  • Selenium
  • Selenoproteins
  • Trace Elements

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