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a B-complex vitamin that is a constituent of lecithin

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Enhanced acetylcholine secretion in neuroblastoma x glioma hybrid NG 108-l 5 cells transfected with rat choline acetyltransferase cDNA.
Deficits in development of central cholinergic pathways caused by fetal nicotine exposure: differential effects on choline acetyltransferase activity and [[sup.
In cultured basal forebrain neurons, Ninjin-yoei-to has been reported to increase the choline acetyltransferase activity (Kiyohara et al.
10:00 EFFECTS OF A COPLANAR CONGENER PCB 77 (3,3', 4,4'-TETRACHLOROBIPHENYL) ON CHOLINE ACETYLTRANSFERASE ACTIVITY AND CIRCULATING THYROXINE ([T.
Coyle found, for example, that levels of choline acetyltransferase in patients with Down's syndrome were 50 to 90 percent below those in normal controls.
It has been reported that Alzheimer disease (AD) and aging are associated with decreased levels of choline acetyltransferase (ChAT: EC2.
Measurements of striatal and hippocampal choline acetyltransferase (ChAT) and acetylcholinesterase (AChE) activities