2021
DOI: 10.21203/rs.3.rs-455083/v1
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Masaki Igarashi,
Masaomi Miura,
Yoshiko Nakagawa-Nagahama
et al.

Abstract: Abstract Preclinical studies have revealed that the elevation of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD+) levels on administration of an NAD+ precursor, nicotinamide mononucleotide (NMN), can mitigate aging-related disorders; however, human data are sparse. Therefore, we aimed to investigate whether the chronic oral supplementation of NMN can elevate blood NAD+ levels and alter physiological dysfunctions, including muscle weakness, in healthy elderly participants. We administered 250 mg NMN per day to …

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