1. Pointless

    How Uric Acid Becomes Gout

    Engagement of fatty acids with Toll-like receptor 2 drives interleukin-1β production via the ASC/caspase 1 pathway in monosodium urate monohydrate cr... - PubMed - NCBI The researchers found that stearic acid interacted with TLR receptors to create an inflammatory reaction, and that stearic...
  2. haidut

    Androsterone As A Thyromimetic Treatment For Gout And CVD

    These studies are old, but I am just posting them here as further support of the thyromimetic properties of androsterone. As we know, thyroid hormone is the primary regulator of levels of uric acid and serum lipids and Ray has recommended improvement of thyroid function as the primary method for...
  3. haidut

    Gout May Protect From Alzheimers

    Again, as per Ray's writings, it appears uric acid is protective for the brain. It is already well-known that people with gout never develop conditions like MS and Lupus. http://www.science20.com/news_articles/ ... ase-153750 "...Gout appears to have a protective effect for the brain, possibly...