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Plant compounds may boost brain function in older adults

11/30/2016

Photo: Cutter Lindbergh, left, a doctoral candidate in the psychology department, and Stephen Miller, director of the Bio-Imaging Research Center; Copyright: UGA

Doctoral candidate in the psychology department Cutter Lindbergh and Stephen Miller, director of the Bio-Imaging Research Center, used fMRI technology to see how different levels of carotenoids, chemical compounds derived from fruits and vegetables, affected brain functioning in elderly; © UGA