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October 28, 2020
How Genes Influence Your Vitamin E Requirements

Vitamin E has gained popularity recently. The association between vitamin E and skin health is a key reason for its popularity. Vitamin E is a fat-soluble nutrient. Both plant and animal sources are available: Animal sources: fish and oysters, dairy products like butter and cheese, Plant sources: vegetable oils, nuts and seeds, and green vegetables […]

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May 22, 2020
A 2020 Guide To Consuming Antioxidant-Rich Food For A Healthier Life

Dietary Antioxidants Hold the Key for Optimal Health Well, you’ve heard it umpteen times that you are what you eat. You are probably gearing up already to redesign your food chart to throw in a few healthy choices based on nutritionists' recommendations. In that case, you must be familiar with the term “antioxidants” – the […]

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September 4, 2019
PON1 Gene: All You Need To Know About Your Antioxidant Needs

PON1 gene and Antioxidant Needs An introduction  PON1 gene in humans is located on the long arm of chromosome 7. This gene was the first discovered gene of the paraoxonase multigene family along with the PON2 and PON3 genes. The PON1 gene codes for the enzyme serum paraoxonase/arylesterase 1 or PON1 that has esterase and paraoxonase […]

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May 4, 2017
Know Your Genes: TTPA “Vitamin E Gene”

The Alpha-Tocopherol Transfer Protein (TTPA) gene is associated with the synthesis of alpha-tocopherol transfer protein, a fat-soluble antioxidant that is secreted by the liver, together with low-density lipoproteins into the bloodstream. Variants of this gene are associated with an increase or decrease in the level of Alpha-Tocopherol Transfer Protein, which corresponds to an increase or […]

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