Is boron nutritionally relevant?

@article{Nielsen2008IsBN,
  title={Is boron nutritionally relevant?},
  author={F. Nielsen},
  journal={Nutrition reviews},
  year={2008},
  volume={66 4},
  pages={
          183-91
        }
}
  • F. Nielsen
  • Published 2008
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Nutrition reviews
  • Evidence from numerous laboratories using a variety of experimental models, including humans, shows that boron is a bioactive beneficial element. Much evidence has come from studies that did not require nutritional or environmental stressors or fastidious methods in diet preparation or environmental control. The evidence includes deprivation studies showing that boron is necessary for some higher animals to complete the life cycle, and that realistic low boron intakes result in impaired bone… CONTINUE READING

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