The skin is the third most zinc-abundant tissue in the body. Several human disorders
accompanied with skin manifestations are caused by mutations or dysregulation in Zinc transporters.
Zinc helps maintain the integrity of skin & promotes skin regeneration.
Zinc contributes to the maintenance of normal bones, hair, nails.
Zinc contribute to the normal function of the immune system.
Zinc contributes to normal acid-base metabolism, normal carbohydrate metabolism, normal macronutrient metabolism, normal metabolism of fatty acids.
Zinc contributes to normal protein synthesis.
Zinc contributes to the protection of cells from oxidative stress (protection of DNA, proteins and lipids from oxidative damage).