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228. Biology of Risk Factors 3: Neural Tube Defects and Folic Acid

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This Biology Factsheet:
• Summarises the evidence that supplements of folic acid given to women around the time of conception dramatically reduce the chances of NTDs.
• Outlines the problems that governments must weigh-up when considering how scientific studies should influence health care policies.
• Gives examples of typical exam questions on experimental design.

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January 2010

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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