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Folic Acid

Known as: Pteroylglutamic acid, L-Glutamic acid, N-(4-(((2-amino-1,4-dihydro-4-oxo-6-pteridinyl)methyl)amino)benzoyl)-, vitamin B complex 
A nutrient in the vitamin B complex that the body needs in small amounts to function and stay healthy. Folate helps to make red blood cells. It is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND In observational studies, lower homocysteine levels are associated with lower rates of coronary heart disease and… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
SERIES “ATS/ERS TASK FORCE: STANDARDISATION OF LUNG FUNCTION TESTING” Edited by V. Brusasco, R. Crapo and G. Viegi Number 5… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
Abstract Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs) represent the new approach adopted by the Food and Nutrition Board to providing… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Background Periconceptional use of multivitamins containing folic acid can reduce a woman's risk of having a baby with a neural… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND In 1996, the Food and Drug Administration issued a regulation requiring all enriched grain products to be fortified… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVES To determine the risk of elevated total homocysteine (tHcy) levels for arteriosclerotic vascular disease, estimate the… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Hyperhomocysteinaemia has been identified as a risk factor for cerebrovascular, peripheral vascular and coronary heart disease1–4… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) has been shown to have certain catabolic effects on fat cells and whole animals. An… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
FULL CATA STROPHE LIV ING: USING THE W ISDOM OF YOUR BODY A ND MIND TO FA CE STRESS, PA IN, A ND ILLNESS To read Full Catastrophe… Expand
Review
1988
Review
1988
Abstract The results of a multi-year research program to identify the factors associated with variations in subjective workload… Expand
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