INGREDIENTS & RESEARCH

Phosphatidyl Serine

BACKGROUND

Ingredient Type: Constituent

Also Known As: Ptd-L-Ser, PS, Phosphatidylserine

Phosphatidyl serine (or Phosphatidylserine) is a phospholipid and a component of cell membranes.  It is consumed in the diet primarily through fish and meat.  It plays a key role in the maintenance of cellular function, especially in the brain.

Phosphatidyl serine is used in health supplements today to enhance cognitive function and athletic performance.

 

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In the meantime see the Examine.com entry for phosphatidylserine, the Michigan Medicine Health Library entry for phosphatidylserine, the WebMD entry for phosphatidylserine, or the RXList entry for phosphatidylserine for more information.