Cyclodextrin (CD) complexes of cholesterol--their potential use in reducing dietary cholesterol intake.


The main objective of this investigation was to test and see if cyclodextrins, a type of molecule which form inclusion complexes, could effectively prevent the absorption of food derived cholesterol. Cyclodextrins are nontoxic and easily tolerated, having only a slight sweet taste. alpha,beta,gamma-Cyclodextrins, 2-Hydroxypropyl-beta-cyclodextrin (2-HPCD… (More)


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