Vitamin E (Tocopherol)

Lack of Effect of Dietary alpha-Tocopherol on Chemically Induced Hepatocarcinogenesis in Rats

Abstract: We investigated the effects of alpha-tocopherol on diethylnitrosamine (DEN) initiation-phenobarbital (PB) promotion of hepatic foci in female Spmgue-Dawley rats. Groups of eight rats we...

Effects of Dietary Sesame Seeds on Plasma Tocopherol Levels

The tocopherols, the major vitamers of vitamin E, are believed to play a role in the prevention of human aging-related diseases such as cancer and heart disease, yet little is known concerning de...

Acute Adverse Effects of Radiation Therapy and Local Recurrence in Relation to Dietary and Plasma Beta Carotene

Acute Adverse Effects of Radiation Therapy and Local Recurrence in Relation to Dietary and Plasma Beta Carotene and Alpha Tocopherol in Head and Neck Cancer Patients

There is a debate concerning the effects of antioxidant vitamins during radiation therapy: Can they reduce the adverse effects of therapy without reducing treatment efficacy? We examined whether ...

Natural Tocopherols in a Dietary Supplement of Lutein Affect Tissue Distribution of Tocopherols in Young Rats

The effects of graded levels of Flora GLO (FG), a dietary supplement containing lutein derived from marigold flowers, on tissue concentrations of lutein and ?- and ?-tocopherol were determined. S...

American Medical Association Discovers Gamma Tocopherol

The article reports that the American Medical Association has discovered the benefits of gamma tocopherol, a form of vitamin E said to reduce the risk of degenerative disease. A study has showed ...

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