Vision x20 - Scientific References & Studies


Scientific References & Studies:

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University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. "Type Of Vitamin B1 Could Treat Common Cause Of Blindness." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 27 April 2009.

Institute of Medicine (US) Standing Committee on the Scientific Evaluation of Dietary Reference Intakes and its Panel on Folate, Other B Vitamins, and Choline. Dietary Reference Intakes for Thiamin, Riboflavin, Niacin, Vitamin B6, Folate, Vitamin B12, Pantothenic Acid, Biotin, and Choline. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 1998.

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