Taurine is positive for older adults

There are currently products on the market that contain taurine , especially energy drinks ; however, the advantages of this acid could be more positive in older adults.

According to scientists from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), the taurine would help produce mother cells that regenerate neurons damaged by diseases like Parkinson , Alzheimer's or the aging .

Currently, these researchers from the Institute of Physiology analyze whether the taurine facilitates the process of creating new cells through the trunks, and their transfer or migration to places where some have died from accidents, neurodegenerative diseases or by aging.


What is a stem cell?

A stem cell has the ability to self-renew through divisions mitotic . By sectioning it retains its properties.


Why is taurine important?

The taurine is a organic acid that intervenes in the formation of bile and is found in small amounts in the nervous tissues of animals and humans. Its name is derived from bile + bull (it was the first animal where it was isolated for the first time).

It has the ability to inhibit ; Act like neurotransmitter , which helps in the coordination of the activity neuronal . In addition, it reduces Heart problems , by improving force of the muscle .

Would you fight aging with the help of taurine?

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