By Michael B. Zimmermann
This can be a nice meals textbook - it is small yet incorporates a good deal of fine info that's effortless to discover. i'm going to certainly be preserving this ebook as a reference.
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1990;82:650. 3 The Micronutrients 22 3 The Micronutrients Vitamins Vitamin A and Carotenoids Vitamin A in animal foods (meat, milk, and eggs) is mainly in the form of retinol combined with fatty acids (usually with palmitic acid, as retinyl palmitate). In the body retinol can be converted to retinal or retinoic acid, both of which have specific functions. Retinal plays a central role in the function of the retina, while retinoic acid helps regulate gene expression and cell development. All of these compounds–retinol, retinal, and retinoic acid– are referred to collectively as vitamin A.