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What does TBARS stand for?

TBARS stands for Thiobarbituric Acid Reactive Substances

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MEASUREMENTS: We measured thiobarbituric acid reactive substances (TBARS), total antioxidant status (TAS), superoxide dismutase (SOD), and glutation peroxidase (GPx); BMD was obtained on DXA of hip and spine before and after the 12-month treatment period with supplementation of vitamins C and E.
Results show that adding the extract to raw ground beef before it is cooked significantly inhibits the formation of peroxides and thiobarbituric acid reactive substances in the cooked product during refrigerated storage.