Protective effects of palm vitamin E on glutamate-induced injury of astrocytes.

Glutamate toxicity is a major contributor to neurodegeneration in the nervous system. In the past few years, palm tocotrienol-rich fraction (TRF) has been shown to provide neuroprotection to neurons against glutamate excitotoxicity. Palm TRF is an extract of palm oil and consists of 25% a-tocopherol...

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Main Author: Musa, Ibrahim
Format: Thesis
Published: 2012
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