Beta-hydroxybutyrate, the principal nutrient produced by our body in response to the low-carb ketogenic diet, does not offer all the benefits hitherto attributed to it by scientists… Luciano Pirola*, in collaboration with the research group of Aneta Balcerczyk**, has recently shown that this substance presents no anti-inflammatory activity and that its role in transcription remains to be elucidated.

Wed 23 Jan 2019 – 12:12