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Possible Interaction: Carotenoids and Fatty Acids, Monounsaturated

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Conclusion: A postprandial monounsaturated fatty acid rich meal increases both plasma carotenoids and PON1 with a decrease in CRP levels, thus providing a novel potential explanation to the protective properties of a Mediterranean diet against atherogenesis.
Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism  •  2006  |  View Paper
Evidence suggests that monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats facilitate greater absorption of carotenoids than saturated fats.
Journal of agricultural and food chemistry  •  2012  |  View Paper