Some dietary fibers increase elimination of orally administered polychlorinated biphenyls but not that of retinol in mice.

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Dietary fiber supplementation can increase the size and nutrient absorption capacities of the small intestine in some mammals, but does this increase the risk of accumulating environmental contaminants? This study addressed this question by feeding mice diets containing various types of fiber at 0 or 100 g/kg (cellulose, lactosucrose, polydextrose… (More)

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