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K is For Koagulation… But What Does Vitamin K Really Do?

We’d have to look at the 2 forms of K: K1 and K2.

Vitamin K, as it is known today, was first isolated and analysed by the Danish biochemist Henrik Dam. Hence it is named Vitamin K, where the K stands for the Danish word Koagulation, which we know in English as “coagulation”. It is further said that Vitamin K



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