JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY AND NUTRITION, vol.26, no.2, pp.167-171, 1998 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY AND NUTRITION
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
children, zinc deficiency, zinc-fortified bread, IMMUNE FUNCTION, NUTRITION, HUMANS
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
Background: Zinc deficiency has been seen in developing countries in which grain-based vegetable protein is consumed more often than animal protein. This study was done to emphasize the importance of zinc-fortified foods and to investigate bioavailability of zinc in zinc-fortified bread.