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2014-10-23 12:29:10

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based Life Extension Foundation, a pioneer in supporting the latest integrative therapies and anti-aging research, provided product support for a study in conjunction with the IMIM-Hospital del Mar Research Institute, Barcelona, Spain. The resultant publication entitled, "Epigallocatechin-3-gallate, a DYRK1A inhibitor, rescues cognitive deficits in Down syndrome mouse models and in humans" was published in the...

2014-01-28 08:30:45

TORONTO, Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Viteava Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced the execution of a sponsored research agreement with McGill University relating to novel analogs and derivatives of the green tea flavonoid, (-)epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG). Matching funds have been received from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research Proof of Principle - Phase II (CIHR POPII) program. Professor Tak-Hang Chan of McGill University is the Principal Investigator with...

Green Tea Improves Memory
2012-09-06 04:48:25

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It´s 8 a.m. in the morning. You feel groggy and need a cup of coffee to wake you up. Instead of reaching out for that mug of java, green tea would be a better option. More and more often, green tea is becoming a popular beverage option for its many different kinds of health benefits. In particular, researchers recently discovered that green tea helps improve brain cell production to boost memory. The research on green...

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