Effect of docosahexaenoic acid-fortified Chlorella vulgaris strain CK22 on the radial maze performance in aged mice.

  title={Effect of docosahexaenoic acid-fortified Chlorella vulgaris strain CK22 on the radial maze performance in aged mice.},
  author={Yukio Sugimoto and Chiyomi Taga and Miyuki Nishiga and Madoka Fujiwara and Fumiko Konishi and Kuniaki Tanaka and Chiaki Kamei},
  journal={Biological \& pharmaceutical bulletin},
  volume={25 8},
Effect of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) [22: 6(n-3)]-fortified Chlorella oil fraction on radial maze performance was studied in aged mice. Male ICR mice aged 9 months were fed a diet containing 2 g DHA-fortified Chlorella oil fraction/100 g diet or normal diet (Control group) for 2 months. Two months after the start of feeding, the mice were tested for learning ability related to 2 types of memory, reference memory and working memory, with the partially (4 of 8) baited eight-arm radial maze… 

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