melatonin safety (fwd)
rsamuel at cix.compulink.co.uk
Sun Oct 22 18:17:56 EST 1995
>I seriously doubt that tryptophan, synthetic or otherwise, is the source
>for COMMERCIALLY SOLD melatonin.
>Itis a great starting point for BIOSYNTHESIS however.
Well, working for a company that manufactures melatonin commercially, I
can safely say that tryptophan is not the starting material for the
synthesis. I'm not going to tell you what is though...
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