Category Archives: Antioxidants

Ergothioneine: A ‘Longevity Vitamin’ With Potential Benefits For Age-Related Outcomes?

Papers referenced in the video:

Dietary Thiols: A Potential Supporting Strategy against Oxidative Stress in Heart Failure and Muscular Damage during Sports Activity: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…

Ergothioneine levels in an elderly population decrease with age and incidence of cognitive decline; a risk factor for neurodegeneration? https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/27444…

Is ergothioneine a ‘longevity vitamin’ limited in the American diet? https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…

Frailty markers comprise blood metabolites involved in antioxidation, cognition, and mobility: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32295…

Ergothioneine is associated with reduced mortality and decreased risk of cardiovascular disease: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31672…

Ergothioneine – a diet‐derived antioxidant with therapeutic potential: https://febs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/…

Ergothioneine, a metabolite of the gut bacterium Lactobacillus reuteri, protects against stress-induced sleep disturbances: https://www.nature.com/articles/s4139…