Health supplement shows potential in treating muscular dystrophy

A health supplement used by body-builders could improve muscle strength and mobility in children with Nemaline Myopathy (NM), the a form of muscular dystrophy affecting 500 children in Australia.

Researchers at the University of New South Wales tested the efficacy of the supplement amino acid L-tyrosine on mice with NM. The mice showed improvement in muscle strengths and mobility.

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