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What does C stand for?

C stands for Ascorbic Acid (vitamin)

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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian researchers from Sistan and Baluchestan University succeeded in measuring ascorbic acid as an anti-oxidant existing in natural and medical samples through electrochemical method and modification of carbon paste electrode by using carbon nanotubes.
Under normal physiological conditions, ascorbic acid instantly scavenges ozone, generating innocuous by-products.
In this study we tested the hypothesis that a combination of Polygonum cuspidatum (containing resveratrol) with ascorbic acid/ascorbate and flavonoids works better as an antioxidant than the equivalent amount of either ascorbic acid or resveratrol alone, or their theoretical combination.