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ChromaDex adds top Alzheimer’s Disease researcer to its science advisory board

Today’s NR news, mentioned by Dave in the comments: ChromaDex added Rudolph Tanzi, the Vice-Chair of Neurology and Director of the Genetics and Aging Research Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital and a professor of neurology at Harvard Medical School. He … Continue reading

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NR supplier Chromadex Joins with Scripps on Breast Cancer Treatment:

Dave in comments pointed to this, which has been discussed in terms of the science but now the business partnership is official: “Felding’s patented discoveries [at Scripps] include the enhancement of NAD+ metabolism through treatment with NAD+ precursors to potentiate … Continue reading

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ChromaDex goes retail; loses (first round!) in court case with Elysium

ChromaDex announced at its recent shareholders meeting that they are in the process of marketing NR/Niagen on their own and are cutting off sales of NR (Nicotinamide Riboside) to vendors like Elysium as well as the 40 or so others … Continue reading

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Young man with spinal cord injury regains use of hands and arms after stem cell therapy

Kevin McCormack discusses encouraging phase II trial news at his blog: Young man with spinal cord injury regains use of hands and arms after stem cell therapy The treatment seemed to start showing effectiveness after two weeks and at three … Continue reading

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