Antioxidant capacity, anti-acetylcholinesterase activity and inhibitory effect on lipid peroxidation in mice brain homogenate of Achillea millefolium


BARUT E. N. , Barut B., ENGİN S., YILDIRIM S., YAŞAR A., Turkis S., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY-TURK BIYOKIMYA DERGISI, vol.42, no.4, pp.493-502, 2017 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1515/tjb-2017-0084
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF BIOCHEMISTRY-TURK BIYOKIMYA DERGISI
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.493-502
  • Keywords: Acetylcholinesterase, Alzheimer's disease, Brain, Lipid peroxidation, Sodium nitroprusside, PERFORMANCE LIQUID-CHROMATOGRAPHY, IN-VITRO ANTIOXIDANT, ALZHEIMERS-DISEASE, RAT-BRAIN, ANTIMICROBIAL ACTIVITY, EXTRACTS, L., ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE, ASSAY, WILD

Abstract

Objective: Achillea millefolium (A. millefolium) is a traditional herbal medicine that contains natural compounds with antioxidant activities and is used for a wide range of conditions among people. The aim of our study was to investigate antioxidant and anti-acetylcholinesterase activities of A. millefolium extracts to determine its potential therapeutic usage in Alzheimer's disease (AD).