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International Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 674142, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/674142
Review Article

Shilajit: A Natural Phytocomplex with Potential Procognitive Activity

Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Neurosciences, International Center for Biomedicine (ICC) and University of Chile, Millennium Building, Las Encinas 3370, Ñuñoa, 780023 Santiago, Chile

Received 22 August 2011; Accepted 17 December 2011

Academic Editor: Yoram Barak

Copyright © 2012 Carlos Carrasco-Gallardo 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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