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Title:
The vitamins : fundamental aspects in nutrition and health
Author:
Combs, Gerald F.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
San Diego, Calif. : Academic Press, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
xxii, 618 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Perspectives on the vitamins in nutrition -- What is a vitamin? -- Discovery of the vitamins -- Chemical and physiological properties of vitamins -- Vitamin deficiency -- Considering the individual vitamins -- Vitamin A -- Vitamin D -- Vitamin E -- Vitamin K -- Vitamin C -- Thiamin -- Riboflavin -- Niacin -- Vitamin B₆ -- Biotin -- Pantothenic acid -- Folate -- Vitamin B₁₂ -- Quasivitamins -- Using current knowledge of the vitamins -- Sources of vitamins -- Assessing vitamin status -- Quantifying vitamin needs - Vitamin safety -- Vitamin terminology: past and present --Original reports for case studies -- Core of current vitamin research literature -- Vitamin contents of foods -- Vitamin contents of feedstuffs.
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ISBN:
9780121834920
Format :
Book