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2 AJ Wright , JR Dainty & PM Finglas (2007) Folic acid metabolism in humans revisited: potential implications for proposed mandatory folic acid fortification in the UK. Brit J Nutr in press.

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13 EH Reynolds (2002) Benefits and risks of folic acid to the nervous system. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiat 72, 567571.

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British Journal of Nutrition
  • ISSN: 0007-1145
  • EISSN: 1475-2662
  • URL: /core/journals/british-journal-of-nutrition
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