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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2016, Article ID 4394261, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/4394261
Research Article

Preservation of Cognitive Function by Lepidium meyenii (Maca) Is Associated with Improvement of Mitochondrial Activity and Upregulation of Autophagy-Related Proteins in Middle-Aged Mouse Cortex

1School of Physical Education and Sports Science, Soochow University, Suzhou 215021, China
2Department of Nutrition and Food Hygiene, School of Public Health, Soochow University, 199 Renai Road, Suzhou 215123, China
3Department of Pharmacology and Laboratory of Aging and Nervous Diseases, Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Preventive and Translational Medicine for Geriatric Diseases, Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Translational Research and Therapy for Neuro-Psycho-Diseases, Soochow University School of Pharmaceutical Science, Suzhou 215123, China

Received 8 May 2016; Revised 26 July 2016; Accepted 2 August 2016

Academic Editor: Yiu W. Kwan

Copyright © 2016 Shan-Shan Guo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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