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Compound in carrots, peppers boosts brain health


October 14th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): A plant compound found in carrots, peppers, celery, olive oil, peppermint, rosemary and chamomile helps reduce age-related inflammation in the brain and memory deficits, according to a new ... Read more...

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Scientists show nanowire biocompatibility in brain


October 23rd, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 23 (ANI): In a bid to test brain's biocompatibility towards nanotechnology, researchers at Lund University in Sweden have managed for the first time to carry out successful experiments involving the ... Read more...

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Mice study may better understanding of hereditary diseases that lead to blindness


July 9th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 9 (ANI): University of Granada researchers in Spain are using a novel technique, consisting of the induction of neuronal degeneration, for intense light exposure in the mouse's retina, an experimental ... Read more...

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Natural ‘First Aid’ system for brain cells protects inflammation after stroke


April 17th, 2009 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): Scientists have found that the body comprises a cellular "First Aid" system for brain cells in which certain immune cells in the blood, called regulatory T lymphocytes (Treg), ... Read more...

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Celery, green pepper compound may reduce inflammatory response in brain


May 21st, 2008 - 2:38 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 21 (ANI): University of Illinois researchers report a compound found in celery and green peppers can disrupt a key component of the inflammatory response in the brain.Rodney Johnson of ... Read more...

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