In vitro evaluation of antioxidant and neuroprotective effects of curcumin loaded in Pluronic micelles
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Biotechnology & Biotechnological Equipment
(issn: 1310-2818, eissn: 1314-3530)
Curcumin | polymeric micelles | antioxidant effect | neuroprotective effect | lipid peroxidation | synaptosomal neurotoxicity | Biotechnology | TP248.13-248.65
Curcumin is a polyphenolic substance with attractive pharmacological activities (e.g. antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, anticancer). Incorporation of curcumin in polymeric micelles could overcome the problems associated with its instability and low aqueous solubility. The...