Web Results
Find Health Information on Healthline
Find Info About:
Healthline is the leading provider of health information.


The function of vitamin K2 in the animal cell is to add a ... triggers the function or binding of Gla-protein enzymes, such as the ...


Mar 24, 2004 ... Vitamin K is a fat-soluble vitamin that plays important role in blood ... had a partial response; and seven others had improved liver function.


The only known unequivocal biological role of vitamin K is as a cofactor for an enzyme that enables specific proteins to bind calcium (3, 4).


Overview. Vitamin K is a fat-soluble vitamin, so your body stores it in fat tissue and the liver. It is best known for its role in helping blood clot, or coagulate, ...


Feb 18, 2013 ... Back to TopFunction. Vitamin K is known as the clotting vitamin, because without it blood would not clot. Some studies suggest that it helps ...


The 'K' in vitamin K is derived from the German word "koagulation." Coagulation is the process in which blood forms clots. Vitamin K facilitates the function of ...


Vitamin K functions as a cofactor for the enzyme, γ-glutamylcarboxylase (GGCX), which catalyzes the carboxylation of the amino acid ...


Functions and food sources of vitamin K. Vitamin K function: • Vitamin K is necessary for normal blood clotting and synthesis of proteins found in plasma, bone, ...


Feb 2, 2015 ... Read our article and learn more on MedlinePlus: Vitamin K.