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Chapter: 11th Biochemistry : Minerals

Classification of Minerals

The minerals required in human nutrition can be classified into two main groups.

Classification:

 

The minerals required in human nutrition can be classified into two main groups.

 

Macro elements

Macro elements like sodium and potassium are required in large amount (>100mg/ day) and present in large quantities in the body.

 

Micro elements

 

Micro elements like iron and iodine are required in small quantities (<100mg/day) and are present in small amount in tissues and body fluids.

 

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