The role of natural products in the discovery of new drug candidates for the treatment of neurodegenerative disorders II: Alzheimer's disease.

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The present review is part II in a series (part I focuses on Parkinson's Disease) that addresses the value of natural product chemistry in the discovery of medicines for the treatment of neurodegenerative disorders. Data reviewed document that a host of products from plant species and derivatives have neuroprotectant effects in vitro and in vivo. In… (More)

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@article{Rocha2011TheRO, title={The role of natural products in the discovery of new drug candidates for the treatment of neurodegenerative disorders II: Alzheimer's disease.}, author={Miguel Divino da Rocha and Fl{\'a}via Pereira Dias Viegas and Helineide Cristina Campos and Patr{\'i}cia Carolina Nicastro and Poliana Calve Fossaluzza and Carlos Alberto Manssour Fraga and Eliezer de Jesus Barreiro and C. S. B. Viegas}, journal={CNS & neurological disorders drug targets}, year={2011}, volume={10 2}, pages={251-70} }