The Therapeutic Potential of Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) Diterpenes for Alzheimer's Disease

@article{Habtemariam2016TheTP,
  title={The Therapeutic Potential of Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) Diterpenes for Alzheimer's Disease},
  author={Solomon Habtemariam},
  journal={Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine : eCAM},
  year={2016},
  volume={2016}
}
  • S. Habtemariam
  • Published 28 January 2016
  • Biology, Chemistry
  • Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine : eCAM
Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis L.) is one of the most economically important species of the family Lamiaceae. Native to the Mediterranean region, the plant is now widely distributed all over the world mainly due to its culinary, medicinal, and commercial uses including in the fragrance and food industries. Among the most important group of compounds isolated from the plant are the abietane-type phenolic diterpenes that account for most of the antioxidant and many pharmacological activities of… 

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