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L-Ascorbyl-2-sulfate has equal antiscorbutic activity as L-ascorbyl-2-monophosphate for tilapia, Oreochromis niloticusxO.
Like vitamin C, for which the optimum dose for general health is much higher than the antiscorbutic intake, vitamin D does far more than prevent rickets or osteoporosis.
vitamin C, they have my express permission to do so--or hexuronic acid or antiscorbutic vitamin or missing stress hormone.
Despite the advanced development and technology in navigation, shipbuilding, cartography, and even the use of empirical antiscorbutic preventive dietary measures in China during the Ming era (1368-1644) (10), the Chinese seagoing expeditions led by Admiral Zheng He (1371-1433) suffered from extremely heavy casualties and were finally discontinued (10).
All were bought in the local markets, as was citrus fruit once this had been recognised as a valuable antiscorbutic.