Scientific Opinion on the substantiation of health claims related to alpha lipoic acid and protection of body lipids from oxidative damage (ID 1434, 3134), maintenance of normal blood cholesterol concentrations (ID 3134), increased beta-oxidation of fatty acids (ID 3134), maintenance of normal blood glucose concentrations (ID 1435, 3162), and "regeneration of genes, regeneration of gene transcription and the influence to activity NF kappa B" (ID 3133) pursuant to Article 13(1) of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006: EFSA-Q-2008-2171 , EFSA-Q-2008-2172 , EFSA-Q-2008-3865 , EFSA-Q-2008-3866 , EFSA-Q-2008-3894

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Research output: Book/ReportReportpeer-review

Original languageEnglish
PublisherEuropean Food Safety Authority
Publication statusPublished - 2010


  • beta-oxidation
  • Alpha-lipoic acid
  • fatty acids
  • blood glucose
  • NF-kappa B activity
  • health claims
  • oxidative damage
  • regeneration of genes
  • cholesterol
  • regeneration of gene transcription

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