CiteWeb id: 19450000113

CiteWeb score: 124

DOI: 10.1126/science.101.2628.489

Either 50 mg 1(-)tryptophane or 1.0 mg nicotinic acid per 100 gms of ration completely counteracts the growth retardation caused by the inclusion of 40 per cent. corn grits in a low protein ration. A possible explanation of this observation is discussed.