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What does URD stand for?

URD stands for Uridine

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Three active principles are interlocked: ethyl ferulate, a natural antioxidant with UV absorbing properties, neutralizes dangerous oxygen radicals and reduces the dose of UV radiation which penetrates the skin; camosolic acid, which combats free radicals--one of the main causes of DNA and cell damage; and uridine monophosphate (UMP), a biochemical precursor to the synthesis of nucleotides, supports the repair of DNA in the cell.
The cocktail is composed of uridine, choline, and the omega-3 fatty acid DHA--all of which are normally present in breast milk--plus other ingredients (B vitamins, phosopholipids, and antioxidants).
The large variation in TG excretion and its strong association with a deletion polymorphism in the uridine diphospho-glucuronosyl transferase (UGT) 2B17 gene challenge the accuracy of the T/E ratio test.