This brochure outlines some of the ways in which ergothioneine has a beneficial impact on human health. With easy links to additional reading, this brochure is an excellent starting place for those interested in learning more about the biological activity of ergothioneine.
As it states in its abstract, "This brief Review explores the possible roles of ergothioneine in human health and disease."
This article investigated ergothioneine in mice and how "Ergothioneine primarily concentrates in the liver and whole blood, and also in spleen, kidney, lung, heart, intestines, eye, and brain tissues."
This study examines Ergothioneine and Alzheimer’s disease. The results suggest that Ergothioneine protects against specific cell damage.