Forum: Mineral Glycine Chelates
L-GLYCINE is used as a ligand to form the chelate.
Glycine has the lowest molecular weight with a high bonding capacity to the mineral.
Glycine has a specific site of absorption (active and passive) in the intestine compared to Methionine, Cystine etc.
Reaction between Glycine and mineral is complete to yield a specific mineral chelate. As glycine is the ...