Effect of Dietary Cocoa Tea (Camellia ptilophylla) Supplementation on High-Fat Diet-Induced Obesity, Hepatic Steatosis, and Hyperlipidemia in Mice

Abstract

Recent studies suggested that green tea has the potential to protect against diet-induced obesity. The presence of caffeine within green tea has caused limitations. Cocoa tea (Camellia ptilophylla) is a naturally decaffeinated tea plant. To determine whether cocoa tea supplementation results in an improvement in high-fat diet-induced obesity, hyperlipidemia… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2013/783860

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@inproceedings{Yang2013EffectOD, title={Effect of Dietary Cocoa Tea (Camellia ptilophylla) Supplementation on High-Fat Diet-Induced Obesity, Hepatic Steatosis, and Hyperlipidemia in Mice}, author={Xiao Rong Yang and Elaine Wat and Yan Wang and Chun Hay Ko and Chi Man Koon and Wing Sum Siu and Si Gao and David Cheung and Clara Bik-San Lau and Chuang Ye and Ping Chung Leung}, booktitle={Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine : eCAM}, year={2013} }