New Anti-ageing Pill may Help Prevent Alzheimer's Disease, Cancer

by Sheela Philomena on  February 27, 2013 at 12:00 PM Drug News
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Carnosine - taken as a dietary supplement could help prevent a host of diseases from cancer to Alzheimer's disease, say scientists.

The powerful antioxidant tablet is already used in anti-ageing products and by athletes to delay muscle fatigue.
 New Anti-ageing Pill may Help Prevent Alzheimer's Disease, Cancer
New Anti-ageing Pill may Help Prevent Alzheimer's Disease, Cancer
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Now, a new study, published in the Chemistry Central Journal, has revealed that it could offer hope to millions struck down by the devastating illnesses, the Daily Express reported.

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Scientists say it could even protect against Parkinson's and prevent complications of Type 2 diabetes.

Lead researcher Roslyn Bill, Professor of biotechnology at Aston University, Birmingham, said: "If it could be targeted a bit more specifically, there could be much more benefit in the longer term."

Carnosine, a naturally occurring chemical in the body, is available in health food stores and pharmacies and can cost just 22p a pill.

Source: ANI
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Selfmedicator Friday, March 8, 2013

22p a pill?yeah right.can you tell me which company sells it?I'll buy it this instantcarnosine and it's precursors beta alanine and histidine are proven perfomance enhancers and can cost an arm and a leg in markets.

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