J-GLOBAL ID:200904035042961407  Research Project code:0150005602 Update date:Mar. 30, 2006

Overcoming of lifestyle-related diseases and health promotion by actively utilizing traditional medicine: Study on Chinese and herb medicines for preventing and treating life cycle disease such as vascular dementia and hypertension

伝統医学活用による生活習慣病克服と健康増進 脳血管性痴呆,高血圧などの生活習慣病を予防・治療する漢方方剤及び生薬類の研究
Study period:2000 - 2002
Research overview:
The effects of choutoukou (Uncariae Uncis Cum Ramulus) which contains much amounts of alkaloids and anti-oxidative polyphenol on dementia are examined to elucidate its action mechanisms. Specifically, effects on memory are studied by conducting pharmacological experiments of conditional avoidance behaviors using animal models. (k2001.10)
Project name: Application of traditional medicine against life style related disieses and for health promotion
Project Organization (1):
  • 富山県国際伝統医学センター(0424005000)
Researcher representative of the project  (1):
  • SANKAWA Ushio
Research program: Special Coordination Funds for Promoting Science and Technology
Ministry with control over the research :
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
Research budget: 2000: \9,450,000

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