2017
DOI: 10.1016/j.clnesp.2017.07.004
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Jo Aan Goon, Nor Helwa Ezzah Nor Azman, Siti Madiani Abdul Ghani, Zalina Hamid, Wan Zurinah Wan Ngah

Abstract: Vitamin E is a fat-soluble compound and powerful antioxidant that have been shown to protect the cell membranes against damage caused by free radicals. Human vitamin E supplementation studies are usually limited to α-tocopherol but currently tocotrienols are also available. This study aims to compare the effects of tocotrienol rich fraction (TRF) with α-tocopherol (α-TF) supplementation on oxidative stress in healthy male and female older adults aged 50-55 years old. A total of 71 subjects both male and female…

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