Photochemical stability of lipoic acid and its impact on skin ageing.

@article{Matsugo2011PhotochemicalSO,
  title={Photochemical stability of lipoic acid and its impact on skin ageing.},
  author={Seiichi Matsugo and Toshinori Bito and Tetsuya Konishi},
  journal={Free radical research},
  year={2011},
  volume={45 8},
  pages={918-24}
}
It is well known that α-lipoic acid (LA) functions as an essential co-factor of the mitochondrial multi-enzyme complex and thus plays an important role in energy metabolism. Currently, it is attracting attention as a nutritional supplement because of its unique antioxidant properties and broad spectra of cellular functions. Skin protection from photodamage… CONTINUE READING