EGCG and Polyphenon E attenuate inflammation-related mouse colon carcinogenesis induced by AOM plus DDS.


Chronic inflammation raises the risk of the development of colorectal cancer (CRC). Green tea catechins (GTCs), which possess anti-inflammatory properties, are known to be anti-carcinogenic in a variety of organ sites, including the colorectum. This study investigated whether (-)-epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), a candidate chemopreventive agent and major… (More)

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