Updated July 20, 2019
Adenosine is the basis of ATP, Adenosine TriPhosphate, the major energy resource of every cell. Glucose and oxygen are “burned” in the mitochondria to make ATP which then fuels the various cellular processes.
Adenosine is involved with immunity and inflammation. It also helps with heart and hair. More to follow, but here are references to start
Adenosine Metabolism, Adenosine Kinase, and Evolution
Much Ado about Adenosine–Adenosine Synthesis and Function in Regulatory T Cell Biology
Adenosine, a Potent Natural Suppressor of Arachidonic
Adenosine increases anagen hair growth and thick hairs in Japanese women with female pattern hair loss–a pilot, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial.
Neonatal hepatic steatosis by disruption of the adenosine kinase gene