Ginger Components: Help neurons and the maintenance of mature neurons

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Components from Ginger (phenylbutenoid dimers) have been isolated by Matesui et al from Ginger. The objective was to explore the neurotrophic effects of these components in vitro and in vivo. Neurotrophic Effects are responsible for the growth and survival of developing neurons and the maintenance of mature neurons.

A variety of factors were measured like Neurogenesis & Cell Death.

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An herbalist for over 40 years, ten years spent alone in the Ozark Hurricane Creek Wilderness Preserve, working with its brilliant botanicals. I'm an instructor and co-founder of the Ozark Herbal Academy which offers training in medicinal and edible plants through hands-on workshops and online courses.

Posted on August 25, 2012, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Anything that can help people with Alzheimer’s disease, is always exciting !

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