Tag: Vitamin B

Innovation, Research

Neutron crystallography study could open avenues for new drugs to battle diseases

November 1, 2017

Via: The Medical News

Scientists at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have performed neutron structural analysis of a vitamin B6-dependent protein, potentially opening avenues for new antibiotics and drugs to battle diseases such as drug-resistant tuberculosis, malaria, and diabetes. Specifically, the […]

Innovation, Research

Taking Heavy Doses Of Vitamin B Supplements Could Lead To Lung Cancer, Study Finds

August 23, 2017

Via: Forbes

A new study has found a link between heavy vitamin B6 and B12 supplementation and lung cancer in men, especially men who smoke. The researchers report that the risk is two to four times greater for long-term users of the […]