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VU investigators confirm bromine’s critical role in tissue development
Vanderbilt University ^ | Jun 5, 2014 | Bill Snyder

Posted on 06/07/2014 6:44:14 AM PDT by Stalwart

In a paper published Thursday, June 5, in the journal Cell, Vanderbilt University researchers establish for the first time that bromine, among the 92 naturally occurring chemical elements in the universe, is the 28thelement essential for tissue development in all animals, from primitive sea creatures to humans.

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Interesting research, particularly in view of the recent decisions to remove Bromine from soft drinks.

Here's a direct link to a 4 minute YouTube produced by Vanderbilt, embedded in the above article:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zzjqoxSxYhQ

1 posted on 06/07/2014 6:44:14 AM PDT by Stalwart
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To: Stalwart

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zzjqoxSxYhQ


2 posted on 06/07/2014 6:45:06 AM PDT by Stalwart
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I thought bromine was bad for you? Now we are iodine deficient because they’ve replaced iodine with bromine. This is confusing.


3 posted on 06/07/2014 7:11:40 AM PDT by Danette
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Soft drinks are just junk. I would not consider them a good source of any sort of nutrients.


4 posted on 06/07/2014 8:58:21 AM PDT by Bigg Red (31 May 2014: Obamugabe officially declares the USA a vanquished subject of the Global Caliphate.)
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