Vitamin B6: a challenging link between nutrition and inflammation in CVD.

@article{Lotto2011VitaminBA,
  title={Vitamin B6: a challenging link between nutrition and inflammation in CVD.},
  author={Valentina Lotto and Sang-Woon Choi and Simonetta Friso},
  journal={The British journal of nutrition},
  year={2011},
  volume={106 2},
  pages={183-95}
}
The objective of the present review is to highlight the relationship between low vitamin B6 status and CVD through its link with inflammation. While overt vitamin B6 deficiency is uncommon in clinical practice, increasing evidence suggests that marginal vitamin B6 deficiency is rather frequent in a consistent proportion of the population and is related to an increased risk of inflammation-related diseases. Ample evidence substantiates the theory of atherosclerosis as an inflammatory disease… CONTINUE READING