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EVALUATION OF NOOTROPIC ACTIVITY OF VIGNA MUNGO LINN . ON SCOPOLAMINE INDUCED COGNITIVE DYSFUNCTION IN MICE *

@inproceedings{Chinnala2014EVALUATIONON,
  title={EVALUATION OF NOOTROPIC ACTIVITY OF VIGNA MUNGO LINN . ON SCOPOLAMINE INDUCED COGNITIVE DYSFUNCTION IN MICE *},
  author={Krishna Mohan Chinnala and Swetha Pinninti and Madhan Mohan Elsani},
  year={2014}
}
Memory loss is universal and is the first symptom to manifest in majority of the patients suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. This study is designed to investigate the effect of ethanolic extract of Vigna mungo Linn., on learning and memory in mice. Learning and memory were evaluated using Elevated plus maze, YMaze and Morris Water Maze after the oral administration of two safe doses (200 mg\kg and 400 mg\kg) of ethanolic extract of Vigna mungo Linn., Piracetam is used as standard in all… 
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