Alpha-Ketoglutaric Acid

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Assists in the removal of ammonia from the central nervous system.


New Beginnings An organic acid, Alpha-ketoglutaric (AKG) is important for the normal metabolism of all essential amino acids and the proper transfer of cellular energy in the citric acid cycle (aka. Krebs Cycle). It acts as a precursor to glutamic acid, the non-essential amino acid involved in protein synthesis and the regulation of blood glucose levels. Together with L-glutamate, ...

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