Unformatted text preview: 1. megaloblastic 8. What is a neural tube defect and how are they related to folate nutrition? 1. Spinal cord does not form during development 9. What types of foods are rich sources of folate? 1. leafy greens, OJ 10. What is unique about vitamin B-12 absorption? 1. requires intrinsic factor secreted by stomach 11. What is the primary function of vitamin C? 1. formation of collagen for connective tissue and wound healing 12. What is scurvy? How is this disease related to a deficiency of vitamin C? 1. scurvy is from lack of vitamin C. Bleeding gums, spotty skin from poorly formed connective tissue....
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- Spring '08
- Vitamin, vitamin B-12, vitamin B-12 absorption