Scientific Research and Essays

  • Abbreviation: Sci. Res. Essays
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1992-2248
  • DOI: 10.5897/SRE
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 2748

Full Length Research Paper

Exploring anti-acetylcholinesterase, antioxidant and metal chelating activities of extracts of Moringa oleifera L. for possible prevention and cure of Alzheimer’s disease

Tahseen Ghous
  • Tahseen Ghous
  • Department of Chemistry, University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Muzaffarabad, Pakistan.
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Aamir Rasheed
  • Aamir Rasheed
  • Department of Chemistry, University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Muzaffarabad, Pakistan.
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Kh. Ansar Yasin
  • Kh. Ansar Yasin
  • Department of Chemistry, University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Muzaffarabad, Pakistan.
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Faiz-ul-Hassan Nasim
  • Faiz-ul-Hassan Nasim
  • Department of Chemistry, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Pakistan.
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FehmidaYounas
  • FehmidaYounas
  • Department of Chemistry, University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Muzaffarabad, Pakistan.
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Saiqa Andleeb
  • Saiqa Andleeb
  • Department of Zoology, University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Muzaffarabad, Pakistan.
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  •  Accepted: 07 May 2014
  •  Published: 15 June 2014

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