Provitamins

Known as: Vitamin Precursor, Precursors, Vitamin, Precursor, Vitamin 
Precursor forms of vitamins.

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2014
2014
Efforts are underway for development of crops with improved levels of provitamin A carotenoids to help combat dietary vitamin A… (More)
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2012
2012
Vitamin A deficiency is a serious global health problem that can be alleviated by improved nutrition. Development of cereal crops… (More)
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2010
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2010
Cassava (Manihot esculenta) is an important staple crop, especially in the arid tropics. Because roots of commercial cassava… (More)
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2008
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2008
Vitamin A deficiency (VAD) affects over 250 million people worldwide and is one of the most prevalent nutritional deficiencies in… (More)
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2008
2008
The role of carotenoids in human nutrition has gained increased interest, especially due to their associated health-beneficial… (More)
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND Since the creation of "Golden Rice", biofortification of plant-derived foods is a promising strategy for the… (More)
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2005
2005
Pantothenic acid, a precursor of the crucial enzyme cofactor coenzyme A, is one of a relatively few nutrients for which the… (More)
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2003
2003
The egg yolk of vertebrates contains carotenoids, which account for its characteristic yellow color in some species. Such plant… (More)
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1998
1998
We examined the cross-sectional association between intake of carotenoids with provitamin A activity and carotid artery plaques… (More)
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1986
1986
A reverse phase liquid chromatographic (LC) system has been developed for separating the main naturally occurring carotenoids… (More)
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