Glossary term explanation

Neuro-degenerative diseases

Neuro-degenerative diseases are diseases resulting from the degeneration of the nerve cells (also called neurons). Alzheimer’s disease, Huntington’s disease, and Parkinson’s disease are the names of well-known neuro-degenerative diseases.
Coenzyme Q10 supplementation has received attention for its potentially preventive and/or therapeutic role in the neuro-degenerative diseases, especially with respect to Coenzyme Q10 antioxidant role in protecting the mitochondria and the neurons against oxidative stress and damage.

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