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Coles and Harris' CoQ10 Study (was Re: A4M Discussion)

Patrick O'Neil patrick at corona
Tue Feb 28 01:38:50 EST 1995

On Tue, 28 Feb 1995, Brian Manning Delaney wrote:
> I thought this study was quite interesting. CoQ had no effect on max.
> life span, but had a fairly significant effect on avg. life span
> (experimental animals had about a 20% greater avg. life span).
> Autopsies showed that cause of death was essentially the same for both
> groups. The effect of CoQ was just to delay the onset of lymphoma. The
The CoQ you refer to...is it coenzyme Q?  If so, then perhaps the fact 
that it is utilized in electron transport and ATP generation might help 
explain greater physical activity (more efficient/proficient electron 
transport?).  If you do not refer to coenzyme Q, then...nevermind.

Would you clarify for me?


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