alpha-tocopheral


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Noun1.alpha-tocopheral - a potent form of vitamin E obtained from germ oils or by synthesis
E, tocopherol, vitamin E - a fat-soluble vitamin that is essential for normal reproduction; an important antioxidant that neutralizes free radicals in the body
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Presolicitation: Coffee-associated metabolites in relation to liver cancer and liver disease mortality in the alpha-tocopheral beta-carotene cancer prevention (atbc) study
Men with the highest blood levels of alpha-tocopheral were 41% less likely to develop prostate cancer.