Enhancement of basolateral amygdaloid neuronal dendritic arborization following Bacopa monniera extract treatment in adult rats

@inproceedings{Vollala2011EnhancementOB,
  title={Enhancement of basolateral amygdaloid neuronal dendritic arborization following Bacopa monniera extract treatment in adult rats},
  author={Venkata Ramana Vollala and Subramanya Upadhya and Satheesha B Nayak},
  booktitle={Clinics},
  year={2011}
}
OBJECTIVE In the ancient Indian system of medicine, Ayurveda, Bacopa monniera is classified as Medhya rasayana, which includes medicinal plants that rejuvenate intellect and memory. Here, we investigated the effect of a standardized extract of Bacopa monniera on the dendritic morphology of neurons in the basolateral amygdala, a region that is concerned with learning and memory. METHODS The present study was conducted on 2½-month-old Wistar rats. The rats were divided into 2-, 4- and 6-week… CONTINUE READING