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Response of Beta-Carotene to Dietary Selenium and Alpha-Tocopherol (1990)

Title:

Response of Beta-Carotene to Dietary Selenium and Alpha-Tocopherol

Key words:

selenium, vitamin E, beta-carotene

Research Institution:

Oklahoma State University

Location:

Oklahoma

Researcher:

Barbara J Stoecker

Project Description:

Dr. Stoecker sought to determine whether selenium and vitamin E might enhance the conversion of beta-carotene to vitamin A. Independently, selenium, vitamin E, and beta-carotene have been associated with reduced cancer risks. The combination in our diets might further reduce cancer risks.

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