"Unfortunately, for those of us who live in the Pacific Northwest, in the late fall and winter the sun is not high enough in the sky for its rays to reach our skin to produce vitamin D." Dr. Adrian Gombart, Linus Pauling Institute Investigator
"Studies do indicate that a healthy diet and adequate intake of micronutrients may improve function of the immune system, and this could reduce risk of infection or lessen severity," Adrian Gombart, PhD, at the Linus Pauling Institute.
Analytical Scientist named Dr. Richard van Breemen from the Linus Pauling Institute as one of the 10 most influential people in the analytical sciences in North America - and featured among the top analytical chemists worldwide!
Healio Primary Care spoke with Adrian F. Gombart, PhD, principal investigator at the Linus Pauling Institute to learn more about the findings of his most recent study and the effects multivitamins can have on immune function.
Cancer is an incredibly complex disease, but diet may play a role in cancer prevention - even if genetics aren’t in your favor. Find out how natural compounds in the foods we eat can affect cancer biology.
The “vitamin D winter” is coming! Dr. Adrian Gombart, the Linus Pauling Institute’s resident expert on vitamin D, discusses the importance of vitamin D for healthy bones, reducing cancer, fighting infections, and the immune system.