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Asked by Jordan · 2 years ago

Do villi absorb micronutrients?

Villi are finger-like protrusions on the surface of the small intestine and are used to increase the surface area available for absorption. The main function of the small intestine is to transfer the nutrients that were broken down (digested) in the mouth and stomach (eg.large food molecules like proteins and fats into smaller usable molecules such as amino acids and fatty acids) into the blood fo... more

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Amelia Grice

An enthusiastic Oxford graduate who specialises in Maths and Sciences

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