Daf­fodils (Alzheimer’s)

TV Times - - Interview -

Galan­tamine, which is found in a few va­ri­eties of daf­fodil, can be used to cre­ate a drug that helps com­bat alzheimer’s. ‘they have to be grown at al­ti­tude, which stresses the plant and causes it to make the chem­i­cal,’ says Coun­try­file guest James Wong. ‘You’d never think a bit of plant juice could change peo­ple’s lives and minds.’

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