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Id: 2,743 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Alzheimer disease - [OMIM]
Mus musculus
Reference: Lu P et al.(2009) Silibinin prevents amyloid beta peptide-induced memory impairment and oxidative stress in mice Br. J. Pharmacol. 157: 1270-1277 [PMID: 19552690]

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Comment Silibinin (also known as silybin) is a flavonoid derived from the herb milk thistle. It prevents memory impairment and oxidative damage induced by aggregated amyloid beta peptides (25-35) in mice and attenuated the amyloid beta (25-35)-induced accumulation of malondialdehyde and depletion of glutathione in the hippocampus.
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Interaction-ID: 25424

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