Nitrate-Rich Vegetables Increase Plasma Nitrate and Nitrite Concentrations and Lower Blood Pressure in Healthy Adults

Kristin L. Jonvik, Jean Nyakayiru, Philippe J. M. Pinckaers, Joannes Senden, Lucas van Loon, Lex B. Verdijk*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)986-993
JournalJournal of Nutrition
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - May 2016


  • nitrate
  • nitrite
  • blood pressure
  • bioavailability
  • beetroot
  • rocket salad
  • spinach

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