Epigallocatechin-3-gallate induces oxidative phosphorylation by activating cytochrome c oxidase in human cultured neurons and astrocytes

@inproceedings{CastellanoGonzlez2016Epigallocatechin3gallate,
  title={Epigallocatechin-3-gallate induces oxidative phosphorylation by activating cytochrome c oxidase in human cultured neurons and astrocytes},
  author={Gloria Castellano-Gonz{\'a}lez and Nicolas Pichaud and J William O Ballard and Alban Bessede and Helder Marçal and Gilles J Guillemin},
  booktitle={Oncotarget},
  year={2016}
}
Mitochondrial dysfunction and resulting energy impairment have been identified as features of many neurodegenerative diseases. Whether this energy impairment is the cause of the disease or the consequence of preceding impairment(s) is still under discussion, however a recovery of cellular bioenergetics would plausibly prevent or improve the pathology. In… CONTINUE READING