Thymoquinone administration ameliorates Alzheimer's disease-like phenotype by promoting cell survival in the hippocampus of amyloid beta(1-42) infused rat model

Elibol B. , Beker M. , Terzioglu-Usak S. , Dalli T., Kilic U.

PHYTOMEDICINE, vol.79, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 79
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.phymed.2020.153324
  • Title of Journal : PHYTOMEDICINE


Background: Thymoquinone (TQ), a biologically active ingredient of Nigella sativa, has anti-inflammatory, antioxidative and neuroprotective properties. Therefore, it could be a good candidate in the recovery of Alzheimer's disease (AD) pathology rather than current symptomatic reliefs.