Tag Archives: NAD+

Can NR eradicate fatty liver?

Here is a follow up to NR removing 20% of fat from those with fatty liver: Charles Brenner, an NR expert at the U of Iowa, recently emailed someone about this study. The 2000 mg of NR a day study … Continue reading

Posted in Health Pills | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The U of Colorado-Boulder NR trial results have been released

The U of Colorado-Boulder NR trial results were released last week and showed promising results for those taking 1,000 mg of NR (Nicotinamide Riboside), a derivative of vitamin B3, a day for six weeks. (The Elysium study released last December … Continue reading

Posted in health, Health Pills | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Highlights of a 50 minute interview with NR researcher Charles Brenner

Charles Brenner, a biologist at the U of Iowa, who I heard give a presentation at the end of 2016 was recently interviewed for 50 minutes on the Live Long and Master Aging podcast. Brenner says overeating, lack of sleep, … Continue reading

Posted in health, Health Pills | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Nicotinamide Riboside (NR) University of Washington trial for heart failure paients concludes in June

I recently read that the University of Washington Nicotinimide Riboside (NR) trial on heart failure patients will conclude in June. They could announce the results soon after or wait until a publication 6 to 12 months later. NR is a … Continue reading

Posted in health, Health Pills | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

What to make of NR?

I decided to type this up before the University of Colordo / Chromadex study is out at the end of this year or early next year when we will learn more about what the vitamin B3 supplement NR can do … Continue reading

Posted in health, Health Pills | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Elysium Basis human trial results published in Nature

Nature just published the results of the Elysium NR+pterostilbine study of 120 healthy 60 to 80 year olds with BMIs under 30. 1) 250 mg of NR and 50 mg of pterostilbine raised NAD+ levels by 40% for eight weeks … Continue reading

Posted in health, Health Pills | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

ChromaDex’s NR trials and Elysium to start six new trials of Basis

For anyone interested in the continuing NR (nicotinamide riboside = version of vitamin B3) saga: Researchers from the University of Colorado along with ChromaDex, the erstwhile monopoly supplier of NR, now shifting to a retailer of NR, held a conference … Continue reading

Posted in Health Pills | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment