NEUROPROTECTIVE EFFECTS OF CURCUMIN

  • Greg M. Cole
  • Bruce Teter
  • Sally A. Frautschy

Abstract

Neurodegenerative diseases result in the loss of functional neurons and synapses. Although future stem cell therapies offer some hope, current treatments for most of these diseases are less than adequate and our best hope is to prevent these devastating diseases. Neuroprotective approaches work best prior to the initiation of damage, suggesting that some safe and effective prophylaxis would be highly desirable.

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