Fructose is Generated in the Brain

The researchers found cerebral fructose levels rose significantly in response to a glucose infusion, with minimal changes in fructose levels in the blood. They surmised that the high concentration of fructose in the brain was due to a metabolic pathway called the polyol pathway that converts glucose to fructose.

YaleNews | Fructose is generated in the human brain

Cells utilise fructose for garbage collection and suggests to me the glucose could be causing inflammation.

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