Beneficial effects of ellagic acid against animal models of scopolamine- and diazepam-induced cognitive impairments.

@article{Mansouri2016BeneficialEO,
  title={Beneficial effects of ellagic acid against animal models of scopolamine- and diazepam-induced cognitive impairments.},
  author={Mohammad Taghi Mansouri and Yaghoub Farbood and Bahareh Naghizadeh and Sohreh Shabani and Mohammad Ali Mirshekar and Alireza Sarkaki},
  journal={Pharmaceutical biology},
  year={2016},
  volume={54 10},
  pages={1947-53}
}
Context In a previous study, it has been shown that ellagic acid (EA), a polyphenolic compound found in pomegranate and different berries, prevents cognitive and hippocampal long-term potentiation (LTP) impairments induced by traumatic brain injury in rats through antioxidant and anti-inflammatory mechanisms. Objective The present study was conducted to assess the potential of EA as a memory enhancer. Materials and methods The elevated plus maze (EPM) and passive avoidance (PA) paradigm were… CONTINUE READING
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