Neuroprotective effect of Cubebin: A dibenzylbutyrolactone lignan on scopolamine-induced amnesia in mice

@inproceedings{Somani2017NeuroprotectiveEO,
  title={Neuroprotective effect of Cubebin: A dibenzylbutyrolactone lignan on scopolamine-induced amnesia in mice},
  author={Gauresh S. Somani and Mruniya S. Nahire and Aakash D. Parikh and Mandar B. Mulik and Priya J. Ghumatkar and Kirti S. Laddha and Sadhana Sathaye},
  booktitle={The Indian journal of medical research},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND & OBJECTIVES Acetylcholinesterase (AChE) inhibitors represent a major class of drugs which provide symptomatic relief and improvement in cognitive function in Alzheimer's disease (AD). In this study, cubebin, a dibenzylbutyrolactone lignan, was isolated from Piper cubeba and investigated for its AChE inhibitory activity in an attempt to explore… CONTINUE READING