Vegetable compound could have a key role in 'beeting' Alzheimer's disease

March 20th, 2018 | Posted by admin in Uncategorized

A compound in beets that gives the vegetable its distinctive red color could help slow the accumulation of misfolded proteins in the brain, a process associated with Alzheimer's disease. Scientists say this could lead to the development of drugs that could alleviate some of the long-term effects of the disease, the world's leading cause of dementia.
Source: Medicine Science Daily

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