General Information:

Id: 605 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Alzheimer disease - [OMIM]
Mammalia
review
Reference: Cashman JR et al.(2008) Immune defects in Alzheimers disease: new medications development. BMC Neurosci 9: S13 [PMID: 19090986]

Interaction Information:

Comment Bisdemethoxycurcumin, a natural curcumin, is a minor constituent of turmeric (curry), and it enhances phagocytosis and clearance of amyloid beta peptides (Abeta) in cells from most Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients and increased the transcription of MGAT3 and TLR genes.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 3171

drug/chemical compound

Bisdemethoxycurcumin

decreases_quantity of

gene/protein

Amyloid beta peptide