Steric effects on interaction of tea catechins with lipid bilayers.

@article{Kajiya2001StericEO,
  title={Steric effects on interaction of tea catechins with lipid bilayers.},
  author={Katsuko Kajiya and Shigenori Kumazawa and Tsutomu Nakayama},
  journal={Bioscience, biotechnology, and biochemistry},
  year={2001},
  volume={65 12},
  pages={
          2638-43
        }
}
Interaction of tea catechins with lipid bilayers has been investigated with liposome systems. Tea catechins are classified into cis-type and trans-type from the configuration of the two hydrogens at the 2 and 3 positions on the C-ring. The amount of trans-type catechins incorporated into liposomes was less than that of the respective cis-type catechins. Furthermore, the order of the partition coefficients of catechins in an n-octanol/PBS system is the same as that of the amount incorporated… CONTINUE READING
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