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any of a group of organic substances essential in small quantities to normal metabolism

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Dr Gupte added that a deficiency in saturated fat affects [a person's] immunity, hormone regulation process and digestion of fat-soluble vitamins.
This is the first study to investigate the plasma fat-soluble vitamin profiles of nursing piglets administered with fat-soluble vitamins by different administration routes.
This is because the cream contains the fat-soluble vitamins A, D, E and K," explains Foster.
Fat is needed to absorb and utilize fat-soluble vitamins and fat-soluble phytochemicals," explains Pumillo.
Fat-soluble vitamins, such as carotene, are generally considered highly unstable when exposed to light, air, and ambient temperature.
Please explain the difference between water-soluble and fat-soluble vitamins.
You will also learn how it decreases your body's absorption of the fat-soluble vitamins D, E, and K.
BioAnalyt GmbH is a spin-off of the Institute of Nutritional Science of the University of Potsdam, which is focused on the investigation of fat-soluble vitamins as well as their binding proteins.
This happens because of a protein that helps the fruit fly brain manage its storage and use of lipids, a class of molecules that includes fats such as cholesterol and fat-soluble vitamins such as vitamins A and D.
Contributors representing a wide array of specialties and countries consider such topics as electron paramagnetic resonance oximetry and redoximetry, structural and functional changes in the insulin molecule produced by oxidative stress, multiphoton redox action imaging for metabolic monitoring in vivo, analyzing antioxidant activities in vegetable oils and fat-soluble vitamins and biofactors, antioxidant activity of biotransformed sex hormones facilitated by Bacillus stearothermophilus, purifying adenoviral vectors using high-performance liquid chromatography, and drawing conclusions when study results vary.
It is a basic component of cell membranes and is also required for the absorption and function of fat-soluble vitamins.
It helps protect the fat-soluble vitamins A and E as well as fatty acids from oxidation.
The following supplements are usually available at your local pharmacy: Vitamins - the fat-soluble vitamins include Vitamins A, D, E and K.
An equally appropriate standardised format has also been used for the fat-soluble vitamins and minerals and trace elements.
The central elements in the research are the body's bile acids--powerful and essential detergents that help digest fatty foods and fat-soluble vitamins in the small intestine.