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alpha Tocopherol

Known as: d-?-tocopherol, d-Alpha-Tocopherol, alpha-Tocopherol [Chemical/Ingredient] 
The orally bioavailable alpha form of the naturally-occurring fat-soluble vitamin E, with potent antioxidant and cytoprotective activities. Upon… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND There is conflicting evidence on the benefits of foods rich in vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol), n-3 polyunsaturated fatty… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND There is evidence that medications or vitamins that increase the levels of brain catecholamines and protect against… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The relation of intakes of specific fatty acids and the risk of coronary heart disease was examined in a cohort of 21,930 smoking… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A simple, automated test measuring the ferric reducing ability of plasma, the FRAP assay, is presented as a novel method for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Experimental and epidemiologic investigations suggest that alpha-tocopherol (the most prevalent chemical form of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Observational studies suggest that people who consume more fruits and vegetables containing beta carotene have… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Epidemiologic evidence indicates that diets high in carotenoid-rich fruits and vegetables, as well as high serum… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
d-Alpha-tocopherol (2R,4'R,8'R-Alpha-tocopherol) and d-alpha-tocotrienol are two vitamin E constituents having the same aromatic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The temporal disappearance of natural antioxidants associated with human low density lipoprotein (LDL) in relation to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Bilirubin, the end product of heme catabolism in mammals, is generally regarded as a potentially cytotoxic, lipid-soluble waste… Expand
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