CD36 and SR-BI Are Involved in Cellular Uptake of Provitamin A Carotenoids by Caco-2 and HEK Cells, and Some of Their Genetic Variants Are Associated with Plasma Concentrations of These Micronutrients in Humans1-3
Apr 01, 2013; AbstractScavenger receptor class B type I (SR-BI) and cluster determinant 36 (CD36) have been involved in cellular uptake of some...
Cooking Enhances but the Degree of Ripeness Does Not Affect Provitamin A Carotenoid Bioavailability from Bananas in Mongolian Gerbils1-4
Dec 01, 2012; AbstractBanana is a staple crop inmany regions where vitamin A deficiency is prevalent,making it a target for Provitamin A...
High-Provitamin A Carotenoid (Orange) Maize Increases Hepatic Vitamin A Reserves of Offspring in a Vitamin A-Depleted Sow-Piglet Model during Lactation1-4
Jul 01, 2013; AbstractThe relationship of dietary vitamin A transfer from mother to fetus is not well understood. The difference in swine...