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Anti-Dementia Potential of Daucus carota Seed Extract in Rats

@inproceedings{Mani2010AntiDementiaPO,
  title={Anti-Dementia Potential of Daucus carota Seed Extract in Rats},
  author={Vasudevan Mani and Milind Parle and Kalavathy Ramasamy and Abu Bakar Abdul Majeed},
  year={2010}
}
Summary Daucus carota Linn. commonly known as “carrot" belongs to the family Apiaceae (Umbelliferae) and is cultivated almost all over the world as a useful vegetable. Carrot is widely consumed as an aphrodisiac and nervine tonic and its scraped root is used as a local stimulant for indolent ulcers. In light of the above, the present study was undertaken to investigate the effects of D. carota seeds on memory in rats. The ethanolic extract of Daucus carota (DCE) was administered orally in three… 

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