Beetroot beats route to Alzheimer's
Purple pigment reduces oxidation caused by copper-bound beta-amyloid by 90%.
Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia, a neurodegenerative disease linked with plaques and tangles of misfolded proteins, particularly amyloid-beta, that form in the brain. Preventing protein mis folding could slow the development of plaques and reduce the severity of the disease...
Date: 2 May 2018
Source: Chemistry World
Melanoma Cell Growth Inhibited by Novel Compound
Through a collaborative effort, researchers have developed a novel compound with the ability to inhibit melanoma cell growth.
Date: 4 January 2018
Source: Technology Networks