Pterostilbene Improves Cognitive Performance in Aged Rats: An in Vivo Study.

@article{Spina2019PterostilbeneIC,
  title={Pterostilbene Improves Cognitive Performance in Aged Rats: An in Vivo Study.},
  author={Martina La Spina and Gabriele Sansevero and L. Biasutto and M. Zoratti and R. Peruzzo and N. Berardi and Alessandro Sale and M. Azzolini},
  journal={Cellular physiology and biochemistry : international journal of experimental cellular physiology, biochemistry, and pharmacology},
  year={2019},
  volume={52 2},
  pages={
          232-239
        }
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS Pterostilbene (Pt; trans-3,5-dimethoxy-4'-hydroxystilbene) is a natural phenol found in blueberries and grapevines. It shows remarkable biomedical activities similar to those of resveratrol. Its high bioavailability is a major advantage for possible biomedical applications. The goal of the study was to evaluate the effects of chronic pterostilbene administration on cognitive performance in aged rats with mild cognitive impairment. METHODS 18-month-old animals were subjected to… Expand
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