Polysaccharides from Wolfberry Prevents Corticosterone-Induced Inhibition of Sexual Behavior and Increases Neurogenesis

@inproceedings{Lau2012PolysaccharidesFW,
  title={Polysaccharides from Wolfberry Prevents Corticosterone-Induced Inhibition of Sexual Behavior and Increases Neurogenesis},
  author={Benson Wui-Man Lau and Jada Chia-Di Lee and Yue Li and Sophia Man-Yuk Fung and Yan-Hua Sang and Jiangang Shen and Raymond Chuen-Chung Chang and Kwok-fai So},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2012}
}
Lycium barbarum, commonly known as wolfberry, has been used as a traditional Chinese medicine for the treatment of infertility and sexual dysfunction. However, there is still a scarcity of experimental evidence to support the pro-sexual effect of wolfberry. The aim of this study is to determine the effect of Lycium barbarum polysaccharides (LBP) on male sexual behavior of rats. Here we report that oral feeding of LBP for 21 days significantly improved the male copulatory performance including… CONTINUE READING
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