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Vitamin A status of 20- to 59-year-old adults living in Seoul and the metropolitan area, Korea
- Kim, Sung-Ah (Department of Food & Nutrition, Duksung Women's University) ;
- Kim, Young-Nam (Department of Food & Nutrition, Duksung Women's University) ;
- Cho, Youn-Ok (Department of Food & Nutrition, Duksung Women's University)
- Received : 2011.11.25
- Accepted : 2012.01.19
- Published : 2012.02.29
Dietary intakes and plasma concentrations of retinol and carotenoids were estimated in assessing the vitamin A status of Korean adults living in Seoul and the metropolitan area. Three consecutive 24-h food recalls were collected from 106 healthy subjects (33 males and 73 females) aged 20-59 years. Fasting blood samples of the subjects were obtained and plasma retinol and carotenoids were analyzed. The daily vitamin A intakes (
Vitamin A status;retinol;provitamin A carotenoids;carotenoids
Supported by : National Research Foundation
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