Food Funct 2021 Apr 16. Epub 2021 Apr 16.
School of Life Sciences, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou 450001, Henan, China. and Institute of Neuroscience, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, 450052, Henan, China.
Brain injury and neurodegenerative diseases, such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis are urgent medical problems, which severely threaten the life quality of patients and their carers. However, there are currently no effective therapies. Fucoidan is a natural compound found in brown algae and some animals, which has multiple biological and pharmacological activities, such as antioxidant, anti-tumor, anti-coagulant, anti-thrombotic, immunoregulatory, anti-viral, and anti-inflammatory effects. Read More