Protective effect of Actinidia arguta in MPTP-induced Parkinson’s disease model mice

Protective effect of Actinidia arguta in MPTP-induced Parkinson’s disease model mice
Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2021 Apr 2;555:154-159. doi: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2021.03.116. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTParkinson's disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disease characterized by the progressive degeneration of dopaminergic neurons in the substantia nigra. Oxidative stress-induced neuronal death has been identified as one of the major causes of nigrostriatal degeneration in PD. The fruit of Actinidia arguta (A. arguta), known as sarunashi in ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-04-05By Yuki Kitamura