Revised D-A-CH intake recommendations for folate: how much is needed?

  title={Revised D-A-CH intake recommendations for folate: how much is needed?},
  author={Michael B Krawinkel and Daniela Strohm and A Weissenborn and Bernhard Watzl and Monika Eichholzer and K. E. Baerlocher and Ibrahim Elmadfa and Eva Leschik-Bonnet and Helmut B Heseker},
  booktitle={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
The D-A-CH reference value (D-A-CH arises from the initial letters of the common country identification for the countries Germany (D), Austria (A) and Switzerland (CH)) for folate equivalents had been set at 400 μg/d for adults in the year 2000. By that time, the prevention of cardiovascular diseases through reduction of homocysteine was considered an important target of the reference value. Since that time a number of research papers revealed that in spite of an inverse association between… CONTINUE READING
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