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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Physiological and Pathological Aspects of Intestinal Vitamin B2 Absorption
Principal Investigator:

Hamid M. Said

Location: Long Beach, CA
Congressional District Code: 44
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: July 2016 - June 2021
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The long-term objectives of this renewal application continue to focus on investigating the cell/molecular physiology and pathophysiology of the intestinal vitamin B2 (riboflavin; RF) uptake process and of the factors that affect and interfere with the event. RF is essential for normal human health due to the key roles it plays in biological oxidation-reduction reactions involving lipid, carbohydrate and amino acid metabolism, and in the conversio...

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