The acquisition gives BTG a substantial IPR package relating to the use of ketone bodies
in the treatment of a wide variety of conditions, which we believe will generate significant commercial opportunities.
Without further research and development of technologies like ketone bodies
, medical resources will be unable to cope with the increased demand," Prof.
In particular, at least one of the three ketone bodies
was observed in greater percentage than in results using dipsticks (20 of 33 patients vs 5 of 33 patients).
High concentrations of ketone bodies
decrease the rates of [beta]-oxidation of fatty acids (Grum et al.
The presence of very high glucose in urine (glucose > 1,000 mg/dL) and ketone bodies
may cause false positive results, with the solution turning colorless after nitrite is present, the solution turns colorless immediately.
Henderson will present an oral presentation titled Ketone Bodies
As a Therapeutic for Alzheimer's Disease during the "Future of Treatments and Diagnosis" session on Thursday, March 11 from 2-3:30 p.
The release of ketone bodies
when the body is in a ketogenic state has been suggested to reduce hunger, perhaps by replacing a share of glucose as a supplier of fuel to the brain, Dr.
Increased lipolysis results in the overproduction of acetoacetyl-CoA, which then acts as the substrate for hepatic formation of ketone bodies
On day 50, serum concentrations of the ketone bodies
were as follows: serum [beta]-hydroxybutyrate 974 [micro]mol/L; acetoacetate 408 [micro]mol/L.
Mona is a proprietary formulation or mecuumchain triglycerides that increase plasma concentrations of ketone bodies
This volume contraction limits the excretion of ketone bodies
and organic acids, as well as increases the concentrations of lipolytic and ketogenic hormones.
Normal brain cells can use ketone bodies
-- acetone, acetoacetic acid and ?