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Researchers investigate the effect of palm oil extract on mice liver cells – News-Medical.Net

Palm oil contains abundant quantities of vitamin E compounds, which include tocopherols and tocotrienols.These compounds have anti-oxidant effects, which protect…

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Palm oil contains abundant quantities of vitamin E compounds, which include tocopherols and tocotrienols.
These compounds have anti-oxidant effects, which protect cells from damage from toxic chemical produced by metabolic processes. While tocopherol is a widely known and researched compound, there remains much to learn about tocotrienols.
A team of researchers from Malaysia and Libya recently investigated the effect of tocotrienols extracted from palm…

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