Category Archives for Glucosamine

Glucosamine extends lifespan, mimics low-carb diet

Awhile back I posted on the fact that the OTC supplement glucosamine extends lifespan in both C. elegans and in mice. The mechanism resembles that of a low-carb diet.(1) The study’s main author,

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Glucosamine extends lifespan

Important new paper by the group of Michael Ristow, appearing in Nature Communications: D-Glucosamine supplementation extends life span of nematodes and of ageing mice: D-Glucosamine (GlcN) is a freely

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