Suitability of 3-point versus 7-point postprandial retinyl palmitate AUC in human bioavailability studies.

BACKGROUND Bioavailability is a critical feature in the assessment of the role of micronutrients in human health. Although postprandial behaviour does not predict long-term responses and acute responses, it is accepted that the study of triglyceride-rich lipoprotein fractions reflects newly absorbed lipids from recent meals. AIM To assess the predictive… (More)