Folic Acid is a collective term for pteroylglutamic acids and their oligoglutamic acid conjugates. As a natural water-soluble substance, folic acid is involved in carbon transfer reactions of amino acid metabolism, in addition to purine and pyrimidine synthesis, and is essential for hematopoiesis and red blood cell production.
Application Of Folic Acid
Folic acid also known as vitamin B₉ folacin, is one of the B vitamins. It gets converted into folate by the body. It is used as a dietary supplement and in food fortification as it is more stable during storage and processing. The market is segmented by type and application.