Plasmalogen declines with age

Approximately 20% of the phospholipids in the human body are considered to be Plasmalogen, mainly abundant in area where there is large oxygen consumption such as brain, heart and skeletal muscle.

Almost 40% of Plasmalogen in blood is considered to gradually decrease with age and reports have also shown that Plasmalogen is decreased in the brain of Alzheimer’s disease patients.

Serum plasmalogen levels