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Egg Nutrition Center

The nutrition organization for the egg industry. American Egg Board began to fund ENC in 1984 to provide scientifically correct information on egg nutrition and accompanying health issues. Located in Chicago, IL, the Egg Nutrition Center communicates regularly with industry, the media, and health and nutrition communities.

A panel of independent scientists advises the Egg Nutrition Center on the interpretation of research studies. The Center is dedicated to providing scientifically accurate, up-to-date information on egg nutrition and health issues.

The Egg Nutrition Center's website can be accessed at:

– See American Egg Board