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Doing the dirty deed seems to lower blood levels of homocysteine, an amino acid that’s been associated with artery plaque buildup.
One of the markers for inflammation in the body is a nonprotein amino acid called homocysteine.
Research shows that homocysteine levels tend to be elevated in people whose diets are high in animal protein.
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Origin and Etymology of homocysteine
First Known Use: 1932See Words from the same year
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