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Id: 3,892 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Diabetes mellitus, type II - [OMIM]
Insulin resistance
Mammalia
article
Reference: Ringseis R et al.(2012) Regulation of Genes Involved in Carnitine Homeostasis by PPARalpha across Different Species (Rat, Mouse, Pig, Cattle, Chicken, and Human) PPAR Res 2012 [PMID: 23150726]

Interaction Information:

Comment In healthy vegetarians, carnitine deficiency may develop only if certain micronutrients, such as vitamin C, vitamin B6 , and iron, which are required as co-factors for carnitine biosynthesis are not provided from the diet in sufficient amounts.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 39435

drug/chemical compound

Iron

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