Ketogenic diet helps mouse muscle stem cells survive stress, study finds

Cell Metabolism (2022). DOI: 10.1016/j.cmet.2022.04.012″ width=”800″ height=”530″/> Graphical abstract. Credit: Cell Metabolism (2022). DOI: 10.1016/j.cmet.2022.04.012 Fasting sends muscle stem cells into a deep resting state that slows muscle repair but also makes them more resistant to stress, according to a Stanford Medicine study of laboratory mice. The protective effect can also be achieved by feeding … Read more

Adding high-flavonoid corn to broiler chickens’ diet may cut intestinal disease

The anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties of flavonoids play a key role in the control of disease. The researchers suggest that high-flavonoid corn may serve as an effective alternative for improving health and performance in the absence of antimicrobials in chickens. Credit: Gino Lorenzoni/Penn State The inclusion of a high-flavonoid corn, developed by a Penn State … Read more