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Choline and Phosphatidylcholine ( Lecithin )

  title={Choline and Phosphatidylcholine ( Lecithin )},
  author={James P. Meschino},
Choline is an essential nutrient that is required t o maintain cell membrane integrity and structure, as Phosphatidylcholine is an important p hos holipid, which helps contributes to the formation of the lipid bilayer within the cell memb rane of each cell in the body. Choline is also required to transport fats in and out of cells , and is a building block (precursor) to the synthesis of acetylcholine an important neurotran smitter that is required for memory and other brain functions. 1,2 



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