Epicatechin-3-Gallate

Known as: [(2R,3R)-2-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-5,7-dihydroxy-chroman-3-yl] 3,4,5-trihydroxybenzoate, cis-3,3',4',5,7-pentahydroxyflavane 3-gallate, ECG 
A (-)-epicatechin with a galloyloxy (trihydroxybenzoyloxy) group instead of the hydroxyl group at C-3; (-)-epicatechin esterified with gallic acid… (More)
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2011
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2011
UNLABELLED Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a major cause of liver cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma. Current antiviral therapy… (More)
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2007
2007
Beta-thalassemia patients suffer from secondary iron overload caused by increased iron absorption and multiple blood transfusions… (More)
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2006
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2006
Teas represent a large family of plants containing high amounts of polyphenols that may confer health benefits in various… (More)
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2004
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2004
The chemical diversity of antioxidants makes it difficult to separate and quantify antioxidants from the vegetable matrix… (More)
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2002
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2002
The most widely known health benefits of tea relate to the polyphenols as the principal active ingredients in protection against… (More)
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2001
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2001
Green tea has been shown to exhibit cancer-preventive activities in preclinical studies. Its principal active components include… (More)
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2000
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2000
Intestinal glucose uptake is mainly performed by the sodium-dependent glucose transporter, SGLT1. The transport activity of SGLT1… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The polyphenolic compounds present in green tea show cancer chemopreventive effects in many animal tumor… (More)
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1995
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1995
The purpose of this investigation was to establish the relative antioxidant activities in vitro of the flavanolic polyphenols… (More)
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1995
1995
Inhibitors of 5 alpha-reductase may be effective in the treatment of 5 alpha-dihydrotestosterone-dependent abnormalities, such as… (More)
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