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106 Diseases Researched for Vitamin A
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Lung Cancer331Locked
Gastric Cancer230Locked
Human Papillomavirus (HPV)230Locked
Bone Fractures120Locked
Cellulite220Locked
Cervical Cancer120Locked
Cervical Dysplasia120Locked
Child Mortality 120Locked
Common variable immunodeficiency (CVID) 220Locked
Gastric Cancer: Prevention120Locked
Infant Mortality 120Locked
Infants: Very Low Birth Weight/Low Birth Weight120Locked
Measles220Locked
Mortality: All-Cause120Locked
Premature Birth120Locked
Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections220Locked
Retinopathy of Prematurity120Locked
Hearing Loss315Locked
Lyme Disease212Locked
Oxidative Stress212Locked
Radiotherapy212Locked
Multiple Sclerosis211Locked
Oral Cancer211Locked
Abnormalities110Locked
Acne110Locked
Acquired hypogammaglobulinemia110Locked
Allergies110Locked
Birth Defects110Locked
Cystic Fibrosis110Locked
Drug-Induced110Locked
Ear Infection110Locked
Endometrial Cancer110Locked
Endometriosis110Locked
Infection: In Infants & Children 110Locked
Kidney Cancer110Locked
Leukoplakia110Locked
Lung Cancer: Prevention110Locked
Malaria110Locked
Myelodysplastic Syndrome110Locked
Myelodysplastic Syndromes110Locked
Oral Cancer: Prevention110Locked
Otitis media110Locked
Peripheral Arterial Disease110Locked
Peripheral Vascular Diseases110Locked
Photorefractive Keratectomy110Locked
Pneumonia110Locked
Pneumonitis: Measles 110Locked
Prenatal Nutrition: Prevention of Problems110Locked
Progesterone: Low110Locked
Radiation Induced Illness: Hemorrhagic Protopathy 110Locked
Retinitis Pigmentosa110Locked
Stroke: Prevention 110Locked
Tuberculosis110Locked
Urinary Tract Infections110Locked
Vaginal Atrophy110Locked
Vision Disorders110Locked
Wound Healing110Locked
Vitamin A Deficiency35Locked
Breast Cancer34Locked
Celiac Disease24Locked
DNA damage23Locked
Inflammation23Locked
Plantar Wart13Locked
Warts: Common13Locked
Azo compound toxicity12Locked
Colitis12Locked
Colon Cancer12Locked
Emphysema: Pulmonary12Locked
Enteropathy12Locked
Fluoride Toxicity 12Locked
Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections12Locked
Hearing Loss: Noise-Induced12Locked
Hepatoma12Locked
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases12Locked
Liver Cancer12Locked
Liver Cancer: Prevention12Locked
Lung Damage12Locked
Lung Diseases12Locked
Tracheal Cancer12Locked
Aflatoxicosis11Locked
Aging11Locked
Alzheimer's Disease11Locked
Androgen Deficiency11Locked
Barrett Esophagus11Locked
Cancers: All11Locked
Cytomegalovirus Infections11Locked
Encephalomyelitis11Locked
Head and Neck Cancer11Locked
Hypercalcemia11Locked
Liver Fibrosis11Locked
Low Testosterone11Locked
Lymphoma: Mantle Cell 11Locked
Neurodegenerative Diseases11Locked
Psoriasis11Locked
Radiation Induced Illness11Locked
Radiation Induced Toxicity: Polonium-12011Locked
Radiation-Induced Illness: Radioiodine (Iodine-131)11Locked
Rhinovirus Infection 11Locked
Rosacea11Locked
Skin Cancer: Squamous Cell11Locked
Squamous cell carcinoma11Locked
Thyroid Cancer11Locked
Toxoplasma gondii Infection11Locked
Urinary Tract Infections: Children11Locked
Glomerulonephritis10Locked
Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis (MPGN)10Locked
21 Pharmacological Actions Researched for Vitamin A
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77 Abstracts with Vitamin A Research

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Pubmed Data : Int J Gynecol Cancer. 2010 Apr;20(3):398-403. PMID: 20375804
Study Type : Meta Analysis
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : J Bone Miner Res. 2014 Sep ;29(9):2032-9. PMID: 24700407
Study Type : Meta Analysis
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Substances : beta-Carotene, Vitamin A
Diseases : Bone Fractures
Additional Keywords : Risk Factors
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Pubmed Data : Clin Nutr. 2015 Aug ;34(4):620-6. Epub 2014 Jun 23. PMID: 25008141
Study Type : Meta Analysis
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Substances : Vitamin A
Additional Keywords : Risk Reduction
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Pubmed Data : Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010;12:CD008524. Epub 2010 Dec 8. PMID: 21154399
Study Type : Meta Analysis
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Substances : Vitamin A
Additional Keywords : Risk Reduction
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Pubmed Data : Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2007(4):CD000501. Epub 2007 Oct 17. PMID: 17943744
Study Type : Meta Analysis
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Pubmed Data : J Nutr. 2009 Dec;139(12):2393-6. Epub 2009 Oct 7. PMID: 8542002
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
Additional Keywords : Nutrient Deficiency Diseases
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Pubmed Data : Eur J Clin Nutr. 1995 May;49(5):379-84. PMID: 7664725
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
Diseases : Pneumonia
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Nutr J. 2016 ;15(1):19. Epub 2016 Feb 27. PMID: 26920136
Study Type : Human Study
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Diseases : Allergies
Additional Keywords : Risk Reduction
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Pubmed Data : Cancer Causes Control. 2008 Dec;19(10):1209-15. Epub 2008 Jul 1. PMID: 18592384
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Carotenoids, Vitamin A
Pharmacological Actions : Anticarcinogenic Agents, Chemopreventive
Additional Keywords : Risk Reduction
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Pubmed Data : Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2006 Dec;15(12):2445-52. PMID: 17164369
Study Type : Human Study
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Diseases : Kidney Cancer
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants, Chemopreventive
Additional Keywords : Risk Reduction
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : N Engl J Med. 1995 Nov 23 ;333(21):1369-73. PMID: 7477116
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
Problem Substances : Retinyl palmitate
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Teratogenic
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Pubmed Data : Br J Ophthalmol. 2001 May;85(5):537-9. PMID: 11316710
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A, Vitamin E
Pharmacological Actions : Anti-Inflammatory Agents
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Pubmed Data : Am J Clin Nutr. 2007 Feb;85(2):497-503. PMID: 17284749
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Carotenoids, Vitamin A
Diseases : Gastric Cancer
Pharmacological Actions : Chemopreventive
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Pubmed Data : J Vasc Surg. 2008 Oct;48(4):897-904. Epub 2008 Jun 30. PMID: 18586439
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 Sep 9. Epub 2015 Sep 9. PMID: 26354537
Study Type : Human Study
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Diseases : Hearing Loss
Additional Keywords : Risk Reduction
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Pubmed Data : Minerva Ginecol. 2015 Dec ;67(6):523-531. PMID: 26788875
Study Type : Human Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Radioprotective
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Nutr Cancer. 2013 ;65(1):51-61. PMID: 23368913
Study Type : Human Study
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Additional Keywords : Risk Reduction
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Pubmed Data : Stroke. 2008 Dec;39(12):3152-8. Epub 2008 Nov 6. PMID: 18988909
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Arch Ophthalmol. 2010 Apr;128(4):403-11. PMID: 20385935
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
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Pubmed Data : Clin Respir J. 2015 Jan 26. Epub 2015 Jan 26. PMID: 25619709
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
Additional Keywords : Significant Treatment Outcome
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Pubmed Data : Int J Cancer. 2007 Feb 1;120(3):672-80. PMID: 17096322
Study Type : Human Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
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Pubmed Data : Ann Trop Paediatr. 2009 Jun;29(2):85-99. PMID: 19460262
Study Type : Human Study
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2014 ;15(19):8183-9. PMID: 25339003
Study Type : Human Study
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Additional Keywords : Risk Reduction
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Pubmed Data : Am J Clin Dermatol. 2000 Nov-Dec;1(6):369-74. PMID: 11702613
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
Diseases : Cellulite
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Pubmed Data : J Cosmet Sci. 2001 Jul-Aug;52(4):199-210. PMID: 11479653
Study Type : Human Study
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Diseases : Cellulite
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Pubmed Data : J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2007 Sep;45(3):347-53. PMID: 17873748
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A, Vitamin E
Diseases : Cystic Fibrosis
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Pubmed Data : Przegl Epidemiol. 2005;59(1):35-41. PMID: 16013408
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A, Vitamin E
Diseases : Lyme Disease
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Pubmed Data : Clin Exp Dermatol. 2006 May;31(3):430-4. PMID: 16681594
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A, Vitamin E
Diseases : Acne
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Pubmed Data : Am J Clin Nutr. 2002 Apr;75(4):720-7. PMID: 11916759
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A, Zinc
Diseases : Tuberculosis
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Pubmed Data : J Clin Immunol. 2005 May;25(3):275-80. PMID: 15981093
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
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Pubmed Data : Eur J Clin Invest. 2000 Mar;30(3):252-9. PMID: 10692003
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Cancer Lett. 1988 May;40(1):93-101. PMID: 3370632
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
Diseases : Leukoplakia
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Pubmed Data : Pediatr Int. 2007 Jun;49(3):310-3. PMID: 17532826
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
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Pubmed Data : Nutr J. 2008 Jan 31;7:7. PMID: 18237394
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A, Zinc
Diseases : Malaria
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Pubmed Data : Dis Colon Rectum. 2009 Sep;52(9):1605-9. PMID: 19690489
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
Additional Keywords : Drug-Plant-Vitamin Synergies
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Pubmed Data : Int J Vitam Nutr Res. 1991;61(1):17-9. PMID: 1856040
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
Pharmacological Actions : Secretagogue
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Pubmed Data : Kansenshogaku Zasshi. 1999 Feb;73(2):104-9. PMID: 10213986
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
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Pubmed Data : Am J Med. 1990 Dec;89(6):739-47. PMID: 2252043
Study Type : Human Study
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Additional Keywords : Metabolites
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Pubmed Data : Cancer Res. 2005 Sep 1;65(17):8049-56. PMID: 19476631
Study Type : Human Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
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Pubmed Data : Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 Mar ;78(3):563-5. Epub 2014 Jan 3. PMID: 24439969
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Diseases : Hearing Loss
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Virol J. 2012 ;9:21. Epub 2012 Jan 17. PMID: 22251397
Study Type : Human: Case Report
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Substances : Fish extract , Vitamin A
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Pubmed Data : Oncology. 1983 ;40(2):120-3. PMID: 6828289
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Carrot, Vitamin A
Diseases : Hepatoma
Pharmacological Actions : Chemopreventive
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Pubmed Data : PLoS One. 2009;4(6):e5987. Epub 2009 Jun 24. PMID: 20809938
Study Type : Animal Study
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Pubmed Data : Drug Metabol Personal Ther. 2016 Mar 1 ;31(1):47-54. PMID: 26943616
Study Type : Animal Study
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Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
Problem Substances : Lisinopril
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Pubmed Data : Nutr Cancer. 2002 ;44(1):80-8. PMID: 12672634
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : beta-Carotene, Vitamin A
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants, Antiproliferative , Chemopreventive
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Pubmed Data : Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol. 2007 Jul-Aug;146(1-2):235-40. Epub 2006 Dec 15. PMID: 17261381
Study Type : Animal Study
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Additional Keywords : Plant Extracts
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Pubmed Data : Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2011 Jun ;5(3):315-7. PMID: 21651349
Study Type : Transgenic Animal Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Immunosuppressive
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Pubmed Data : Infect Immun. 2015 May 11. Epub 2015 May 11. PMID: 25964475
Study Type : Animal Study
Additional Links
Substances : Vitamin A
Additional Keywords : Risk Factors, Risk Reduction
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Nature. 2011 Mar 10 ;471(7337):220-4. Epub 2011 Feb 9. PMID: 21307853
Study Type : Transgenic Animal Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
Diseases : Celiac Disease
Additional Keywords : Celiac Disease, HLA-DQ2/DQ8, IL-15
Problem Substances : Gliadin, Gluten
Adverse Pharmacological Actions : Inflammatory
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Pubmed Data : J Biomed Phys Eng. 2015 Jun ;5(2):59-66. Epub 2015 Jun 1. PMID: 26157731
Study Type : Animal Study
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Diseases : Radiotherapy
Pharmacological Actions : Radioprotective
Additional Keywords : Supplementation
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Pubmed Data : Food Chem Toxicol. 2007 Apr ;45(4):563-7. Epub 2006 Oct 10. PMID: 17113696
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : beta-Carotene, Vitamin A
Diseases : Liver Cancer
Pharmacological Actions : Anticarcinogenic Agents, Chemopreventive
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Pubmed Data : J Chromatogr A. 1996 Jan 8;719(2):353-64. PMID: 7767911
Study Type : Animal Study
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Additional Keywords : Diseases that are Linked
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Pubmed Data : J Infect Dis. 1996 Oct;174(4):747-51. PMID: 8843212
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
Diseases : Lyme Disease
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Biomed Res Int. 2016 ;2016:4874809. Epub 2016 May 19. PMID: 27298823
Study Type : Animal Study
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Pubmed Data : Zhonghua Jie He He Hu Xi Za Zhi. 2008 Mar;31(3):209-12. PMID: 18785521
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
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Pubmed Data : Indian J Exp Biol. 2010 Apr;48(4):373-7. PMID: 20726335
Study Type : Animal Study
Additional Links
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
Additional Keywords : Drug-Plant-Vitamin Synergies
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Pubmed Data : Food Chem Toxicol. 2009 Oct;47(10):2544-50. Epub 2009 Jul 19. PMID: 19622381
Study Type : Animal Study
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Substances : Vitamin A, Vitamin E
Pharmacological Actions : Antioxidants
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Pubmed Data : J Nutr. 2007 Jun;137(6):1415-22. PMID: 17513400
Study Type : Animal Study
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Pubmed Data : Zhonghua Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2016 Feb 23 ;96(7):553-558. PMID: 26902198
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Substances : Vitamin A
Diseases : Thyroid Cancer
Pharmacological Actions : Anti-metastatic, Antiproliferative
Additional Keywords : Metabolites
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Pubmed Data : J Invest Dermatol. 2010 Jan 21. Epub 2010 Jan 21. PMID: 20090765
Study Type : Commentary
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Substances : Calcium, Vitamin A, Vitamin D
Diseases : Psoriasis, Rosacea
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Pubmed Data : J Contemp Dent Pract. 2012 May-Jun;13(3):345-50. Epub 2012 May 1. PMID: 22918008
Study Type : In Vitro Study
Additional Links
Substances : Vitamin A, Vitamin D
Pharmacological Actions : Antiproliferative , Apoptotic
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Adv Nutr. 2011 Nov ;2(6):472-85. Epub 2011 Nov 3. PMID: 22332090
Study Type : Review
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Article Publish Status : This is a free article. Click here to read the complete article.
Pubmed Data : Mol Med Rep. 2015 Sep ;12(3):3453-61. Epub 2015 May 25. PMID: 26017616
Study Type : In Vitro Study
Additional Links
Substances : Vitamin A
Diseases : Liver Fibrosis
Additional Keywords : MicroRNA
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Pubmed Data : Br J Cancer. 1998 Jun;77(12):2129-37. PMID: 9649124
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Substances : Melatonin, Vitamin A
Diseases : Breast Cancer
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Pubmed Data : Med Hypotheses. 2003 May;60(5):615-23. PMID: 12710892
Study Type : Commentary
Additional Links
Pharmacological Actions : Anti-Angiogenic, Antiproliferative
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Pubmed Data : J Immunol. 2015 Aug 17. Epub 2015 Aug 17. PMID: 26283477
Study Type : In Vitro Study
Additional Links
Substances : Vitamin A
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Pubmed Data : Pharmacol Ther. 2015 Apr ;148:85-113. Epub 2014 Nov 27. PMID: 25435020
Study Type : Review
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Pubmed Data : J Alzheimers Dis. 2011 Aug 2. Epub 2011 Aug 2. PMID: 21811022
Study Type : In Vitro Study
Additional Links
Substances : beta-Carotene, Vitamin A
Pharmacological Actions : Neuroprotective Agents
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Pubmed Data : Auris Nasus Larynx. 2003 Dec;30(4):403-12. PMID: 14656567
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Pubmed Data : Oncogene. 2008 May 8;27(21):2951-60. Epub 2007 Dec 3. PMID: 18059332
Study Type : In Vitro Study
Additional Links
Substances : Vitamin A
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Pubmed Data : Radiat Res. 1994 Jul;139(1):115-22. PMID: 8016300
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Pubmed Data : J Med Microbiol. 2000 Aug;49(8):719-23. PMID: 10933257
Study Type : In Vitro Study
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Therapeutic Actions : Breastfeeding
Pharmacological Actions : Antiviral Agents
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Pubmed Data : Eur J Surg Oncol. 2003 Jun;29(5):475-9. PMID: 19532083
Study Type : Review
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Pubmed Data : Clin Neuropharmacol. 1999 Jul-Aug;22(4):241-3. PMID: 16281517
Study Type : Commentary
Additional Links
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Pubmed Data : Med Hypotheses. 2007;68(5):1026-34. Epub 2006 Dec 4. PMID: 17145139
Study Type : Commentary
Additional Links
Diseases : Hypercalcemia
Additional Keywords : Nutrient Interdependence
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Pubmed Data : Toxicol Ind Health. 2009 Apr;25(3):183-8. PMID: 19482912
Study Type : In Vitro Study
Additional Links
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Pubmed Data : J Mol Med. 2004 Feb;82(2):116-25. Epub 2004 Jan 8. PMID: 14712350

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