Implication of Green Tea as a Possible Therapeutic Approach for Parkinson Disease.

@article{JuradoCoronel2016ImplicationOG,
  title={Implication of Green Tea as a Possible Therapeutic Approach for Parkinson Disease.},
  author={Juan Camilo Jurado-Coronel and Marco Fidel Avila-Rodriguez and Valentina Echeverr{\'i}a and Oscar Hidalgo and Janneth Gonz{\'a}lez and Gjumrakch Aliev and George E Barreto},
  journal={CNS & neurological disorders drug targets},
  year={2016},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={292-300}
}
Green tea is a beverage consumed around the world that is believed to have substantial health benefits such as reducing the risk of cancer, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes and neurodegeneration. This beverage is prepared from the leaves (steamed and dried) of the Camellia sinesis plant and contains strong antioxidant and neuroprotective phenolic compounds from which the most important is (-)-Epigallocatechin-3-gallate. Parkinson's disease (PD) is the second more common neurodegenerative… CONTINUE READING