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  1. The authors forgot to mention the role of EGCG in the activation of α-secretase, resulting in less Aβ and more sAPPα, a neurotrophic factor (Rezai-Zadeh et al., 2005).


    . Green tea epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG) modulates amyloid precursor protein cleavage and reduces cerebral amyloidosis in Alzheimer transgenic mice. J Neurosci. 2005 Sep 21;25(38):8807-14. PubMed.

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