CHEBI:24020 - fat-soluble vitamin

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ChEBI Name fat-soluble vitamin
ChEBI ID CHEBI:24020
Definition Vitamins like A, D, E and K that dissolve in fats and are stored in body tissues. Unlike the water-soluble vitamins, these are stored in the body for long periods of time and generally pose a greater risk for toxicity when consumed in excess.
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ChEBI Ontology
Outgoing fat-soluble vitamin (CHEBI:24020) is a vitamin (CHEBI:33229)
Incoming vitamin A (CHEBI:12777) has role fat-soluble vitamin (CHEBI:24020)
vitamin D (CHEBI:27300) has role fat-soluble vitamin (CHEBI:24020)
vitamin E (CHEBI:33234) has role fat-soluble vitamin (CHEBI:24020)
vitamin K (CHEBI:28384) has role fat-soluble vitamin (CHEBI:24020)
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fat-soluble vitamins ChEBI
fettlösliche Vitamine ChEBI
Last Modified
29 May 2014