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Hormone in plants 'REVERSES the brain damage caused by a high-fat diet', claim researchers

A hormone in plants may reverse the brain damage caused by a high-fat diet, research suggests.  Mice who were fed a fatty diet developed inflammation of the nervous system similar to that which occurs in Alzheimer's, according to a study by Jaume I University in Castelló de la Plana.  But when their diets were supplemented with the plant hormone abscisic acid, the damage was reversed, the Spanish research adds.  Read more...

 

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