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- Kruger, Johanita
- Food chemistry 2016 v.205 pp. 9-13
- staple foods, etc ; corn; corn meal; digestion; human cell lines; iron; models; nutrient deficiencies; pH; phytic acid; socioeconomics; zinc; Sub-Saharan Africa; Show all 13 Subjects
- ... While replacing electrolytic iron with NaFeEDTA in multi-micronutrient fortification-mixes is a popular option, there is no information about the effect on the iron and zinc availabilities in African staple foods. This study evaluated the effects of adding a multi-micronutrient fortification-mix, with no iron, electrolytic iron or NaFeEDTA on the availabilities of iron and zinc from thick and ferm ...