vitamin S


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vitamin S

A streptogenin-related protein which promotes growth in chicks; it is not a vitamin.
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vitamin S

A proposed term for the dietary content of salicylates (see ASPIRIN) which are becoming recognized as micronutrients because of their wide range of actions in maintaining health.
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