Articles

Here you can find current articles on prolotherapy and platelet rich plasma therapy, treatment designed to stimulate repair of injured joint connective tissue, thereby helping to resolve musculoskeletal pain and sports injuries.  LigaGenix is designed to augment these treatments by supplying adequate essential nutrients and micronutrients needed for repair.

  • Zinc
    The essential role of zinc in growth, article in  Nutrition Research, Volume 15, Issue 3, March 1995, Pages 335–358 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0271531795000038
  • Vitamin C (Abscorbic Acid)
    Vitamin C and Human Wound Healing, from Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol. 1982 Mar;53(3):231-6. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7038579 The Biochemical Role of Abscorbic Acid in Connective Tissue.  From Robertson: Annals New York Academy of Science http://www4ger.dr-rath-foundation.org/NATUERLICHE_GESUNDHEIT/studien/studien_pdf/old/the_biochemical_role_of_ascorbic_acid_in_connective_tissue.pdf
  • Molybdenum
    Essential trace minerals in man: Molybdenum, article in Journal of Chronic Diseases, Volume 23, Issue 7, December 1970, Pages 481-499 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0021968170900561
  • Manesium
    Magnesium and connective tissue, article in Magnesium Research, Volume 16, Number 1, 70-4, March 2003. http://www.anaboliclabs.com/User/Document/Articles/Magnesium/7.%20Senni,%20MAGnesium,%202003.pdf
  • Copper
    Copper and amine oxidases  in connective tissue metabolism, chapter in Protein-Metal Interactions, Volume 48 of the series Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology pp 267-284 http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4684-0943-7_13
  • Boron
    Essentiality of boron for healthy bones and joints, article in Environmental Health Perspectives 102 Suppl 7(Suppl 7):83-5 · November 1994 https://www.researchgate.net/publication/15309116_Essentiality_of_Boron_for_Healthy_Bones_and_Joints
  • Silicon (Orthosilicic Acid)
    Biological and therapeutic effects of ortho-silicic acid and some ortho-silicic acid-releasing compounds: New perspectives for therapy, article in Nutrition & Metabolism 2013, 10:2 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3546016/pdf/1743-7075-10-2.pdf
  • Nutrition and Tendon Injuries
    Nutritional research may be useful in treating tendon injuries,  from Nutrition Volume 32, Issue 6, June 2016, Pages 617–619 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0899900715005365