Who discovered nitric oxide?

Who discovered nitric oxide?

Ferid Murad, MD and pharmacologist now in Houston, analyzed how nitroglycerin and related vasodilating compounds act and discovered in 1977 that they release nitric oxide, which relaxes smooth muscle cells.

Who invented Herbalife Niteworks?

Ignarro first worked with Herbalife to develop Niteworks, a dietary supplement designed to boost the body’s own production of nitric oxide. Ignarro endorsed this product in exchange for a royalty agreement reported to have earned his consulting firm over $1 million in the first 12 months.

What does Herbalife Niteworks do?

Support the healthy function of your heart, brain and other organs with Niteworks®. * This nighttime supplement is formulated with L-arginine and L-citrulline that help the body create more life-supporting Nitric Oxide. * Try it in two delicious flavors.

Who won the Nobel Prize for nitric oxide?

The 1998 Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine has been awarded jointly to North-American scientists, Dr Robert F. Furchgott, Louis J. Ignarro and Ferid Murad, for their discoveries in relation to “nitric oxide as a signalling molecule in the cardiovascular system”.

What is Herbalife Niteworks good for?

Niteworks™ is formulated to help you create more life-supporting Nitric Oxide during the night, when Nitric-Oxide levels are naturally at their lowest. . . . Through vascular nutrition, you can increase the production of Nitric Oxide, which “exercises” or expands your vessels, increasing their youthful elasticity.

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Where did Louis Ignarro study chemistry?

Louis studied chemistry and pharmacology at Columbia University in New York and received his doctorate from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. After a period with Geigy Pharmaceuticals, in 1973 Louis Ignarro joined Tulane University in New Orleans.

What is Dr Ignarro doing now?

In 1985, Ignarro moved from New Orleans to Los Angeles where he accepted a position at the UCLA School of Medicine and continues to research and teach. Ignarro has worked as a consultant for Herbalife since 2003 and later became a member of the company’s Scientific Advisory Board.

Why did Louis Ignarro win the Nobel Prize?

Dr. Louis Ignarro was awarded the 1998 Nobel Prize in medicine for his discovery of Nitric Oxide (NO) in the human body, and many of it’s health protective roles. My goal is to use these discoveries to help eliminate cardiovascular disease.

Where can I find a profile of Louis Ignarro?

Scholia has a profile for Louis Ignarro (Q309820). 1979 CA Gruetter, BK Barry, DB McNamara, DY Gruetter, PJ Kadowitz and LJ Ignarro.