If there ever was a super food surely Avocado would be in contention. I love ’em. So much so that recently (due to travelling to tropical Australia) I overindulged and had to cut down on them a bit. 326 more words
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I made a big pot of Sweet Potato lentil chili the other night. I made enough to last me a week… At Least. It’s a very filling chili. 45 more words
Fe (III) iron to be reduced to Fe (II) giving room for the Z-ISO enzyme which catalyzes cis-trans isomerization and creates vitamin A from the enzyme activity
Georgia State University says that a research team’s discovery of new information about how plants synthesize carotenoids, precursors for vitamin A that are essential for plant development and survival, and human health, could help scientists increase the levels of provitamin A in food crops and reduce global vitamin A deficiency. 312 more words
Weekend follies, RNA-seq, Photosystem I, or the fate of ill-founded optimism at the hands of natural selection.
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Ok, the tally please… Oh my – this is special. 907 more words