Friday, June 9, 2017

Is »BAIBA« the Next Big Thing in Fat Loss Supplements...‘exercise mimetic' or 'exercise in a pill'

Antaeus Labs Modular Series βAIBA is a weight-management supplement containing β-aminoisobutyric acid. β-aminoisobutyric acid (BAIBA) is a naturally-occurring amino acid that has recently been identified as an ‘exercise mimetic’ that activates a thermogenic white-fat browning program.

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BAIBA: New Ingredient Generates Exercise in a Pill?!

May 19, 2015 - BAIBA, or 3-Aminoisobutyric Acid, was discovered as an "exercise molecule", since we produce it when we work out. Can supplementing ...

3-Aminoisobutyric acid - Wikipedia

Aminoisobutyric acid is a product formed by the catabolism of thymine. During exercise, the increase of PGC-1α protein triggers the secretion of BAIBA from ...