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Department
Nutrition
Course
NUTR 3330
Professor
Alison Duncan
Semester
Fall

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VITAMIN B 12 COBALAMIN STRUCTURE - largest and most complex structure of all the B vitamins - cobalt = central part of structure - also called cobalamin - note the R-group o methyl –cobalamin; R = methyl o cyanocobalamin; R = cyanide o 5’-deoxyadenosylcobalamin ABSORPTION - complicated due to large structure - 3 phases involved in absorption o step-wise process that depends on gastric acid and presence of intrinsic factor (IF) 1. Gastric phase 2. Lum
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