Human Nutrition and Metabolism Chlorogenic Acid and Caffeic Acid Are Absorbed in Humans 1

@inproceedings{Olthof2000HumanNA,
  title={Human Nutrition and Metabolism Chlorogenic Acid and Caffeic Acid Are Absorbed in Humans 1},
  author={Margreet Renate Olthof and Peter Ch Hollman and Martijn Bernard Katan},
  year={2000}
}
Chlorogenic acid, an ester of caffeic acid and quinic acid, is a major phenolic compound in coffee; daily intake in coffee drinkers is 0.5–1 g. Chlorogenic acid and caffeic acid are antioxidants in vitro and might therefore contribute to the prevention of cardiovascular disease. However, data on the absorption of chlorogenic acid and caffeic acid in humans… CONTINUE READING