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Is it true that iodine plays a role in cell apoptosis? I heard iodine is present in every cell, and that most people are iodine deficient nowadays.

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Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: No

Most people are not deficient in iodine at least in the us and I am not aware that it has a major role in apoptosis.

In brief: No

Most people are not deficient in iodine at least in the us and I am not aware that it has a major role in apoptosis.
Dr. John Chiu
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Dr. Elise Sadoun
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