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Vitamin A-fortified milk increases total body vitamin A stores in Mexican preschoolers.
Vitamin A (VA) deficiency (VAD) continues to be a major nutritional problem in developing countries, including Central America. In Mexico, milk is a well-accepted vehicle for the administration ofExpand
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Effect of edible coatings on bioactive compounds and antioxidant capacity of tomatoes at different maturity stages
This work evaluated the effect of carnauba and mineral oil coatings on the bioactive compounds and antioxidant capacity of tomato fruits (cv. “Grandela”). Carnauba and mineral oil coatings wereExpand
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Determination of Amino Acids in Medicinal Plants from Southern Sonora, Mexico
Purpose : To analyze the amino acid contents of some plants used in traditional medicine in Southern Sonora, Mexico by using high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC). Methods : The plant samplesExpand
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‘Dose-to-Mother’ Deuterium Oxide Dilution Technique: An Accurate Strategy to Measure Vitamin A Intake in Breastfed Infants
In Mexico, infants (0–2 years old) show the highest prevalence of vitamin A deficiency (VAD), measured by serum retinol concentrations. Thus, we consider that low vitamin A (VA) intake through breastExpand
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Antioxidant Capacity and Bioaccessibility of Synergic Mango (cv. Ataulfo) Peel Phenolic Compounds in Edible Coatings Applied to Fresh-Cut Papaya
Edible coatings (EC) applied to fresh-cut fruits are used to increase their shelf-life and to deliver antioxidant bioactives such as phenolic compounds (PC) that reduce their oxidative damage whileExpand
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PATRONES Y COMPONENTES ALIMENTARIOS Y SU ASOCIACIÓN CON INDICADORES ANTROPOMÉTRICOS EN PREESCOLARES DE HERMOSILLO, SONORA
En Mexico, las enfermedades infecciosas y deficiencias nutricionales coexisten con problemas como el sobrepeso, la obesidad y las enfermedades cronico-degenerativas. Asimismo, la etapa preescolar esExpand
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Determination of Amino Acids in Medicinal Plants from
Purpose: To analyze the amino acid contents of some plants used in traditional medicine in Southern Sonora, Mexico by using high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC). Methods: The plant samplesExpand