Natural killer (NK) cells, 124, 178, 186-187, 233
activation, by Spirulina, 195-200, 280 BCG-Spirulina combination, for cancer immune therapy, 199-200 immune activation, 198 Natural Products Association, 19 Nephroprotective agents, 157-158 Nephrotic syndrome, 84; see also
Hyperlipidemic nephrotic syndrome therapeutic utility, of Spirulina, 84-88 Neurogenesis role, in aging, 275-276 Neuronal oxidative damage phycocyanin treatment for, 114-115 Neuprotective effects, of Spirulina, 281
from ischemic brain damage, 281, 282 Nitric oxide, 157, 165, 184, 299 Nitric oxide synthase (NOS) inhibitor, 157;
see also Inducible nitric oxide synthase Nitrite, 179, 184, 299
Nitrosative stress phycocyanin treatment for, 112, 114 N-nitroso derivatives, 31 Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), 129 Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), 129 Nonbiogenic toxic substances metals, 29-31 N-nitroso derivatives, 31 organic compounds, 31 pesticides, 18, 31 Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
Nostoc Ev-1, 247
Nuclear factor kB (NF-kB), 135, 137, 208 Nucleic acids, 29
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