10-Formyl folic acid is a derivative of folic acid and folates.
It can be synthesized from folic acid together with concentrated formic acid.
10-Formyl folic acid a potent natural inhibitor of dihydrofolate reductase.
Dihydrofolate reductase is a very important enzyme needed for DNA synthesis.
Table of Contents
10-Formyl Folic Acid In Our Daily Diet
10-Formyl folic is for instance found in eggs together with 5-methyl-tetrahydrofolate. (source ◳)
10-Formyl folic acid is a biochemical often used in cancer risk correlation studies. (source ◳)
Foods You Can Find 10-Formyl Folic Acid (10HCOFA) In
You find 10-Formyl Folic Acid (10HCOFA) mostly in vegetable products.
Examples of food sources include
Foods That Contain 10-Formyl Folic Acid (10HCOFA) In Our Nutrition Tool
You can find regularly updated top ranked lists of foods for over 200+ nutrients in our nutrition tool.
We currently have just a few foods in our nutrition tool that contain 10-Formyl Folic Acid (10HCOFA).
Here's our short list of foods that contain 10-Formyl Folic Acid (10HCOFA).