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Posted: Wednesday, March 28, 2012 7:08 PM
Joined: 3/28/2012
Posts: 13

I recently found out about this sugar called "trehalose" from this article:


"San Francisco: Tau—Time to Shine as Therapeutic Target?"


I see that the makers of Sweet'N Low manufactures this stuff.


Anyone know more about this?



Posted: Wednesday, March 28, 2012 8:12 PM
Joined: 12/6/2011
Posts: 3326

Here's a study re Trehalose inhibiting agression in Alzheimer's: 


And here's a study on how it reduces the toxicity of the amyloid β peptide: 

Posted: Thursday, March 29, 2012 12:04 PM
Joined: 12/20/2011
Posts: 217

Good to see you back, Swarfmaker.  Thanks for posting.