Agmatine, A Metabolite of Arginine, Improves Learning and Memory in Streptozotocin-Induced Alzheimer's Disease Model in Rats


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Sirvanci-Yalabik M., Sehirli A. O. , Utkan T., Arıcıoğlu F.

KLINIK PSIKOFARMAKOLOJI BULTENI-BULLETIN OF CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.26, pp.342-354, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Abstract

Objective: Agmatine, the decarboxylation product of arginine produced by arginine decarboxylase, is a novel neurotransmitter and exists in the mammalian brain. Agmatine has been reported to modulate cognitive functions, including learning and memory.