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I know that the human body can synthesise vitamin D from cholesterol, but can it do so from phytosterols?

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Is this article helpful? journal.frontiersin.org/Journal/10.3389/fpls.2013.00136/full Can you also give me a link to an article which states that Vitamin D is synthesized from Phytosterols in the first place. –  The Last Word Jul 16 '14 at 11:14

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