HEART - Energizing sick mitochondria with vitamin B3: Effective treatment for mitochondrial disease

Vitamin B3 form nicotinamide riboside can slow down the progression of mitochondrial disease, suggesting its potential as a novel therapy approach to adult-onset mitochondrial muscle diseases, new research suggests. Vitamins B have recently been turned out to be potent modifiers of energy metabolism, especially the function of mitochondria. Vitamin B3, (niacin) has been found to delay the signs of aging in animal models ...

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/04/140407090403.ht