Effects of BT-11 on memory in healthy humans.

  title={Effects of BT-11 on memory in healthy humans.},
  author={Jun Young Lee and Ka Young Kim and K. Y. Shin and Beom Young Won and Hee Yeon Jung and Y Suh},
  journal={Neuroscience letters},
  volume={454 2},
We previously reported that BT-11, the extract of dried roots of Polygala tenuifolia Willdenow, had neuroprotective effects and improved scopolamine- and stress-induced amnesia in rats. It also blocked the activity of acetylcholinesterase and enhanced glucose utilization in the rat brain. Therefore, we examined whether BT-11 could enhance memory in healthy humans. This study was a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group study of BT-11 in healthy adults. The participants… CONTINUE READING
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