Maple syrup protects neurons and nurtures young minds -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Maple syrup protects neurons and nurtures young minds

Catherine Aaron and Gabrielle Beaudry were 17 when they knocked on the door of the laboratory of Alex Parker, a neuroscience researcher at the University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM).

13/04/2016

Photo: C. elegans worm

Maple syrup prevents the development of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis in the C. elegans worm; © Alex Parker laboratory, CRCHUM