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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vitamin_K

Vitamin K is a group of structurally similar, fat-soluble vitamins the human body requires for complete synthesis of certain ...

www.umm.edu/health/medical/altmed/supplement/vitamin-k

The "K" comes from its German name, Koagulationsvitamin. Vitamin K also plays an important role in bone health. It is rare to have a vitamin K deficiency.

www.nutri-facts.org/en_US/nutrients/vitamins/k/health-functions.html

Another vitamin K-dependent protein, 'Gas6', appears to be a cellular growth regulation factor with cell-signaling activities important for diverse cellular functions ...

www.fitday.com/fitness-articles/nutrition/vitamins-minerals/the-function-of-vitamin-k.html

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 ...

lpi.oregonstate.edu/mic/vitamins/vitamin-K

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

www.webmd.com/vitamins-and-supplements/supplement-guide-vitamin-k

Feb 26, 2016 ... Vitamin K plays a key role in helping the blood clot, preventing excessive bleeding. Unlike many other vitamins, vitamin K is not typically used ...

medlineplus.gov/ency/article/002407.htm

Jan 7, 2017 ... Function. Expand Section. Vitamin K is known as the clotting vitamin, because without it blood would not clot. Some studies suggest that it helps ...

www.nutristrategy.com/nutrition/vitamink.htm

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, ...

vitamins.lovetoknow.com/Function_for_Vitamin_K

The primary function for vitamin K is to regulate the body's blood clotting proteins. Vitamin K acts as an enzyme cofactor, or something that activates the enzymes ...