Monthly Archives: November 2016

Swiss scientists to use NR (the Vitamin B3 derivative) to attempt to treat children with muscular dystrophy

Swiss scientists to use NR (the Vitamin B3 derivative) to attempt to treat children with muscular Dystrophy: “As part of their work on nutrition and aging, they discovered that large doses of a vitamin called nicotinamide riboside (NR) were remarkably … Continue reading

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Elysium Basis trial completed in July with results coming within weeks. Maybe.

I just read that Elysium’s first Basis (NR and pterostilbine) trial was completed in July. When the new supplement vendor started to sell in February 2015 with six Nobel laureates on its science advisory board, Elysim said that it intended … Continue reading

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Tyler Cowen tries to get us excited about TPP

Tyler Cowen, writing for Bloomberg, tries to make the case why we should be excited about TPP and linked to his column on his blog. I responded, making the points that the economic benefits to the U.S., depending on the … Continue reading

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