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BCPatches (METAR descriptor)
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BCBotswana (African nation)
BCBeach Club (Disney Resort)
BCBig Country (band)
BCBlack Cat
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BCBaja California (Mexican state)
BCBoston Common (Boston, MA)
BCBack Cover
BCBill Clinton
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BCBlack Cherry
BCBusiness Continuity
BCBurning Crusade (gaming; World of Warcraft)
BCBrunswick Corporation (Lake Forest, IL)
BCBlue Chip
BCBanco Central (República Dominicana)
BCBorder Collie (dog breed)
BCBusiness Case
BCBuilding and Construction (various organizations)
BCBoundary Condition
BCBritish Commonwealth
BCBoston Celtics (basketball team)
BCBergen County (New Jersey)
BCBeta-Carotene (nutrient)
BCBlue Cheese
BCBlack Carbon
BCBody Count
BCBanco Central (Brazil)
BCBlack Cartridge (ink)
BCBridgewater College (Virginia)
BCBackward Compatibility (Sony)
BCBreakfast Cereals
BCBetty Crocker
BCBill Cosby
BCBenjamin Cummings (science publishing)
BCBethel College (North Newton, KS)
BCBeavercreek (Ohio)
BCBeco (Portuguese: alley; postal use)
BCBush-Cheney
BCBorland C (programing language)
BCBeauty Contest
BCBenton County (various locations)
BCBasket Case
BCBus Controller
BCBlister Card (packaging)
BCBradley Center (Milwaukee, WI)
BCBig Cheese
BCBooty Call (movie)
BCBenedictine College
BCBase Curve (contact lens fitting term)
BCBritish Colonies
BCBomber Command
BCBenedict College
BCBradycardia
BCBlood Culture
BCBella Center (Danish railway station)
BCBuoyancy Compensator (SCUBA)
BCBabson College
BCBala Cynwyd
BCBlack Crows (band)
BCBenefit-Cost
BCBest Condition (horse racing award)
BCBallistic Coefficient
BCBiological-Chemical
BCBinary Code
BCBureau of the Census
BCBerea College (Berea, Kentucky)
BCBattalion Chief (fire departments)
BCBilly Currington (country music artist)
BCBluefield College (Virginia)
BCBearer Capability (Sprint)
BCBenton City (Washington)
BCBusiness Correspondence
BCBerry College (Mount Berry, Georgia)
BCBefore Columbus
BCBeloit College
BCBasso Continuo (Bassline/accompaniment in Baroque music)
BCButt Crack
BCBattle Cruiser (Starcraft)
BCBrew Crew
BCBat Country (song)
BCBacolod City
BCBad Character
BCBest Cost
BCBattalion Commander
BCBattle Command
BCBull Crap
BCBirkbeck College (UK)
BCBrazosport College (junior college; Lake Jackson, TX)
BCBicep Curls (exercise)
BCBefore Children
BCBarrie Colts (Canadian hockey team)
BCBlue Crew
BCBlock Check (Sprint)
BCBinary Compatibility
BCBefore Computers
BCBasic Control
BCBone Conduction
BCBeaulieu College (South Africa)
BCBlue's Clues (TV show)
BCBattalion Commander (military)
BCBlack Consciousness
BCBinary Counter
BCCommitted Burst Size
BCBolt Circle
BCBasic Call
BCBack Course (navigation; aviation)
BCBusiness Correspondent (Indian banking sector)
BCBacon Cheeseburger
BCBerlin Crime (German band)
BCBlind Copy
BCBahnCard (German railway ticket)
BCBrooks College
BCBiblioteca de Catalunya (Spanish: Library of Catalunya)
BCBlessed Child
BCBattery Commander
BCBenton Central (High School)
BCBlock Counter
BCBus Card
BCBrowncoat (Firefly TV series)
BCBasket Catheter (medical device)
BCBarron County (Wisconsin)
BCBackward Class
BCBasic Check (UK)
BCBiometric Consortium
BCBroadcast Control
BCBeta Cam
BCBus Connector
BCBefore Contract
BCBeverly Crusher (Star Trek character)
BCBase Charge
BCBowman's Capsule
BCBlocked Call
BCBase Communications
BCBearer Channel
BCBlood Castle (gaming)
BCBudget Code
BCBus Coupler
BCBuried Channel
BCBarrel Connector
BCBottom Current (US DoD)
BCBack Connected (junction box)
BCBurroughs Corporation
BCBench Check
BCBreaking Capacity
BCBack Crawl (swimming)
BCBleu Ciel (French)
BCBanco de Comercio (Spanish; Guatemala bank)
BCBudgetary Cost
BCBaghdad College
BCBallston Common (mall in Arlington, VA)
BCBank for Cooperatives
BCBoston Crusaders (drum corp)
BCBank Controller
BCBiocomposites Centre
BCBolted Cover
BCBread for the City (Washington, DC)
BCBefore Comedy
BCBorn Crazy (gaming clan)
BCBranch on Condition (IBM)
BCBurger Continental
BCBurstCopy (software; BurstCopy Labs)
BCBottom Contour Chart
BCBuried Collector
BCBurst Committed (Sprint)
BCBefore Crowning (fictional, Dungeons & Dragons)
BCBangor Commercial
BCBit Contiguous
BCBlam Club
BCBeginning Climb
BCBirka Cargo
BCBuying Climax (Wyckoff Trading Theory)
BCBunched Cables
BCBattlespace Characterization
BCBranch Chief, National Staff
BCBurst Coherent (Model)
BCBefore the Common Time
BCBoolean Coverage
BCBegin Horizontal Curve (construction)
BCBasewell-Channel region (semiconductors)
BCBypass Coordinator
BCBundling Constraint
BCBilling Cease (date)
BCBourse pour Conférences (French: Stock Exchange for Conferences)
BCBase Camp(ing) (gaming)
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The report is a comprehensive study and presentation of drivers, restraints, opportunities, demand factors, market size, forecasts, and trends in the global beta-carotene market over the period of 2017 to 2025.
Elmadfa, "Long-term oral beta-carotene supplementation in patients with cystic fibrosis-effects on antioxidative status and pulmonary function," Annals of Nutrition and Metabolism, vol.
The beta-carotene content of the sweet potato flour and sweet potato puree was 382.5 mg per kg and 98.2 mg per kg on a dry basis, respectively.
To assess whether PVA-biofortified crops are likely to have an impact on the VA status of human populations, it is important to know whether the beta-carotene in biofortified crops is bioavailable and converted to VA in the body.
The aim of current study was to observe the intensity of caspase-3, lipid peroxidation Bcl-2 mRNA, and Glutathione, in MDCK cell lysates after the treatment through AFB1 and the protection exerted through beta-carotene.
Beta-carotene antioxidant use during radiation therapy and prostate cancer outcome in the Physicians' Health Study.
Yet many AREDS supplements still have EPA, DHA, beta-carotene, and high doses of zinc.
The second study investigated the same outcome, but replaced high beta-carotene tomato sauce with raw carrots.
To learn more, Agricultural Research Service plant physiologist Gene Lester and colleagues measured the beta-carotene concentrations in orange-fleshed honeydew and cantaloupe melons grown under the same greenhouse conditions.
Dietary recall inter-view responses were analyzed for the intake of beta-carotene, vitamin C, vitamin E, and magnesium from food and supplements.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian researchers succeeded in the production of nanostructured lipid carriers as beta-carotene carrier.
IN 2001, the landmark Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) provided level 1 evidence that supplementation with a formulation of dietary antioxidants and zinc, which included vitamin C 500mg, vitamin E 400 IU, beta-carotene 15mg, zinc 80mg and copper 2mg, but which was devoid of the macular carotenoids, was associated with a 27% risk reduction for visual loss and a 25% risk reduction for disease progression in patients with at least intermediate AMD.