Home Login/Join My Space Help Members Forums Search Today's Active Topics New Since Last Visit

Moderators: Bruce, SusanneW
Go
New
Find
Notify
Tools
Reply
  
Butyrate
 Login/Join
 
Registered: 08-02-2009
Posts: 206
posted   Reply With QuoteReport This Post  
There are several scientific papers, mostly from Japan, that point to sodium butyrate as a possible treatment for SBMA or Kennedy's disease. For example:

Pathogenesis-targeting therapeutics for spinal and bulbar muscualar atrophy (Suzuki, 2009).
Therapeutic strategies for spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy (Katsuno, 2007).
Sodium butryate ameliorates phenotypic expression in a transgenic mouse model of spinal and bulbar muscular atrophy (Minamiyama, 2004).

(You can find the originals of these papers by cutting and pasting the title and author into an Internet search tool such as Google.)

So, it may be worthwhile to start a thread on the subject of butyrate. If you have news on it, hear of clinical trials involving it, or have tried taking it, please post here. Thanks.
  Powered by Social Strata  
 


Kennedy's Disease Association
PO Box 1105 Coarsegold CA 93614
Tel: 1-855-532-7762
Email: info@kennedysdisease.org