Biochemistry

CD 57

February 12, 2015

CD 57 is a specific protein marker on white blood cells that is used as a clinical guide by some practitioners to assess disease status. There are many different CDs … LEARN MORE – —>

Endothelin-1

December 31, 2014

Endothelin-1 is a molecule found in the body that makes blood vessels constrict. Levels are found to be elevated in people that live in cities with heavy air pollution. References … LEARN MORE – —>

Ice Cream

December 7, 2019

Some clinicians recommend consuming small, regular amounts of ice cream as a source of glycine for those who cannot tolerate taking this substance in supplement form.

Iron and the Lyme Spirochete

February 14, 2015

The Borrelia (Lyme disease) spirochete is unique among known bacterial pathogens because it does not require ┬áiron (Fe2+) from mammals in its biochemical pathways. The spirochete uses the NapA receptor … LEARN MORE – —>

Molybdenum

April 18, 2014

Molybdenum is recommended by some methylation cycle specialists to regulate sulfur metabolism in the body. Often, a patient is instructed to start elemental molybdenum at 1/4 daily recommended dose.

NF-kappaB

August 4, 2014

NF-kappaB is a pro-inflammatory cytokine. Herbs that decrease NF-kappyB Chinese skullcap (Scutelleria baicalensis) References Buhner, 2013, p.145