Selenium: does selenium status have health outcomes beyond overt deficiency?

Lynne A Daniels
Med J Aust 2004; 180 (8): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2004.tb05986.x
Published online: 19 April 2004

Possible protection against cancer and improved immune function make supplementation with selenium attractive, but its toxicity and other unknown effects urge caution

  • Lynne A Daniels

  • Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Flinders University, Adelaide, SA.



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