Lipotropic Factors and Carcinogenesis

  • Paul M. Newberne
  • Adrianne E. Rogers
Chapter
Part of the Human Nutrition book series (HUNU, volume 7)

Abstract

The lipotropes (choline, methionine, vitamin B12, and folic acid) have an interesting history with respect to their role in cancer causation, a part of which will be briefly reviewed here (Broad, 1982).

Keywords

Glutathione Thiol Psoriasis Triglyceride Butylate 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul M. Newberne
    • 1
  • Adrianne E. Rogers
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PathologyBoston University School of MedicineBostonUSA

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