Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ., 8 September 2004
Vol. 2004, Issue 36, p. nf83
[DOI: 10.1126/sageke.2004.36.nf83]

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Will a Filet a Day Keep the Neurologist Away?

Fish oil molecule forestalls neuron damage in Alzheimer's mice

Mitch Leslie

http://sageke.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/full/2004/36/nf83

Abstract: People who eat lots of fish might protect their brain from Alzheimer's disease, and new work helps explain why. Depriving mice of a fatty acid in fish stresses cells and sunders the neural links that transmit information through the brain.

Citation: M. Leslie, Will a Filet a Day Keep the Neurologist Away? Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ. 2004 (36), nf83 (2004).

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