Zinc (Zn) deficiency in human diets causes people to have many health complications, including impaired brain development, weakened immune systems, and stunted growth. Zinc deficiency is responsible for the deaths of 450,000 children annually. Low Zn intake is clearly a major issue, especially among women, children, and the elderly living in the developing world.
Research With Impact – Overcoming Human Zinc Deficiencies with Proper Fertilization
March 1, 2008 | Fact Sheet | Research