Clinical effects of oral green tea extracts in four patients with low grade B-cell malignancies.

@article{Shanafelt2006ClinicalEO,
  title={Clinical effects of oral green tea extracts in four patients with low grade B-cell malignancies.},
  author={Tait D Shanafelt and You Kyoung Lee and Tim G. Call and Grzegorz S Nowakowski and David Dingli and Clive S Zent and Neil E Kay},
  journal={Leukemia research},
  year={2006},
  volume={30 6},
  pages={707-12}
}
Green tea or its constituents have long been touted as a health promoting substance including claims it may have cancer prevention properties. We previously reported the in vitro ability of one tea polyphenol, epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), to induce apoptotic cell death in the leukemic B-cells from a majority of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL). After the publication of our findings many patients with CLL and other low grade lymphomas began using over-the-counter products… CONTINUE READING
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