retinol


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ret·i·nol

 (rĕt′n-ôl′, -ōl′, -ŏl′)
n.
See vitamin A1.

retinol

(ˈrɛtɪˌnɒl)
n
1. (Elements & Compounds) another name for vitamin A2
2. (Elements & Compounds) another name for rosin oil
[C19: from Greek rhētinē resin + -ol1]

vitamin A


n.
a yellow, fat-soluble terpene alcohol, C20H30O, obtained from carotene and occurring in green and yellow vegetables, egg yolk, etc.: essential to the protection of epithelial tissue and the prevention of night blindness. Also called vitamin A1, retinol.
[1920–25]

vitamin A2


n.
a yellow oil, C20H28O, similar to vitamin A, obtained from fish liver.

ret·i·nol

(rĕt′n-ôl′)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.retinol - an unsaturated alcohol that occurs in marine fish-liver oils and is synthesized biologically from caroteneretinol - an unsaturated alcohol that occurs in marine fish-liver oils and is synthesized biologically from carotene
antiophthalmic factor, axerophthol, vitamin A, A - any of several fat-soluble vitamins essential for normal vision; prevents night blindness or inflammation or dryness of the eyes
Translations
rétinol

ret·i·nol

n. retinol, vitamina A1.

retinol

n retinol m
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No presente estudo, o valor de retinol serico considerado como adequado foi > 1,05 [micro]mol/L, e < 1,05 [micro]mol/L foi o ponto de corte utilizado para indicar DVA, como sugerido para investigacao da deficiencia marginal de vitamina A devido ao aumento do risco de morbi-mortalidade associado a carencia subclinica dessa vitamina (WHO, 1996; IVACG, 2002).
Retinol levels, iron status, malaria and intestinal parasites: TH1/TH2 cytokines relationship
El retinol plasmatico fue menor de 20 [micron]g/dL en 56,5% (el dia 1, cuando tenian malaria) y en 4,5% el dia 30 (sin paludismo).
The relative instability of serum retinol (9), a biochemical marker of VA status, precludes its use in field research, although recent studies demonstrate stability of retinol in whole blood stored as dried blood spots (DBS) (10, 11).
Avaliar o efeito da suplementacao com retinil palmitato sobre os niveis de retinol no colostro, investigando a influencia de variaveis maternas (idade, tipo de parto e estado nutricional bioquimico) sobre esses niveis.
Last week the Archive of Dermatology reported that clinical tests proved "topical vitamin A (retinol) improves fine wrinkles associated with natural ageing" - and sales of products containing retinol trebled overnight at Superdrug.
4 BECOME A RETINOL REGULAR SWORN off retinol in the past because you had a bad reaction?
LBS-008 works by reducing both the amount of circulating retinol binding protein and retinol, thus reducing its excess uptake into the eye and preventing the formation of the toxins associated with macular degeneration.
A: Retinol breaks down upon sun exposure so it should be used only at night.
Results indicate that regular consumption of biofortified staple crops increases plasma beta-carotene concentrations consistently, but has a moderate effect, or no effect, on VA status, when assessed by serum retinol concentration, breast milk retinol concentration, or total body VA stores.
Peptides, sodium hyaluronate, retinol, caffeine, shea butter and rosemary leaf extract work in conjunction to deliver instant hydration and long-term age-defying benefits, the company said.
The renewing day cream is formulated with encapsulated retinol and is clinically shown not to irritate the skin.

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