Topic: Vitamin A

University dermatology researchers analyzed data from two Harvard studies to determine  vitamin A’s impact on skin cancer prevention.

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University study finds vitamin A may reduce risk of cancer

September 10, 2019 0 comments

Researchers at the Alpert Medical School’s Department of Dermatology found that diets rich in vitamin A are associated with a 17 percent reduced risk of developing the second most common type of skin cancer, cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma.

Researchers examine gut microbiome, Vitamin A

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Researchers examine gut microbiome, Vitamin A

February 12, 2019 0 comments

Bacteria in the gut microbiome and vitamin homeostasis can help protect their hosts from the spread of pathogens, according to a study published Dec. 18 by researchers at the University and the University of Washington.