Tryptophan in the diet ameliorates motor deficits in a rotenone-induced rat Parkinson’s disease model via activating the aromatic hydrocarbon receptor pathway

Tryptophan in the diet ameliorates motor deficits in a rotenone-induced rat Parkinson’s disease model via activating the aromatic hydrocarbon receptor pathway
Brain Behav. 2021 Jun 9. doi: 10.1002/brb3.2226. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Parkinson's disease (PD), a common neurodegenerative disorder with motor and nonmotor symptoms, does not have effective treatments. Dietary tryptophan (Trp) supplementation has potential benefits for the treatment of multiple disorders. However, whether additional Trp in the diet could be beneficial for PD remains to beinvestigated. In the ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-06-09By Yilin Wang