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Anti-aging Research > Chelated Minerals.
News & Research:
Mining Mineral Supplements - Nutrition Science News, 7/01
Calcium, Keep What You Take - Life Extension Magazine, 3/99 -
"When the chelating agent malic acid is added to
calcium citrate, calcium citrate malate is created, a compound that is 10
times more soluble than calcium citrate ... Amino acid chelating agents
promote the assimilation of the mineral into the cells to facilitate the
Krebs energy cycle"
Magnesium: The Multi-Purpose Mineral - Think Muscle Newsletter -
"The best forms of supplemental magnesium seem to be the ones chelated to an
amino acid (magnesium glycinate, magnesium taurate) or a krebs cycle
intermediate (magnesium malate, magnesium citrate, magnesium fumarate).
These forms seem to be better utilized, absorbed, and assimilated. Try to
stay away from inorganic forms of magnesium like magnesium chloride or
magnesium carbonate because they may not be absorbed as well and may cause
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