Scientists Discover New Vitamin Associated with Fertility

According to Reuters, Japanese scientists have discovered a vitamin involved in fertility in mice and which may have a similar function in humans.

The research team has investigated the effects of pyrroloquinoline quinone (PQQ), a substance first discovered in 1979, and found that Mice deprived of it suffer reduced fertility and roughened fur. Typically, Vitamins that have an effect on mice usually act in a similar manner in humans.

More research is planned.

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