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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… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Tea is the most widely used beverage worldwide. Japanese and Chinese people have been drinking tea for centuries and in Asia, it… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Green tea is a popular drink consumed daily by millions of people around the world. Previous studies have shown that some… Expand
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
UNLABELLED Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is a major cause of liver cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma. Current antiviral therapy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Teas represent a large family of plants containing high amounts of polyphenols that may confer health benefits in various… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The chemical diversity of antioxidants makes it difficult to separate and quantify antioxidants from the vegetable matrix… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Although (-)-epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG) has been reported to induce apoptosis in a variety of tumor cells, detailed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Catechins are naturally occurring polyphenolic compounds with putative anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and free radical scavenging… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
  • H H Chow, Yan Cai, +6 authors Y. Hara
  • Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a…
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 7202764
Green tea has been shown to exhibit cancer-preventive activities in preclinical studies. Its principal active components include… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The polyphenolic compounds present in green tea show cancer chemopreventive effects in many animal tumor… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Antioxidative effect of (-)-epicatechin,(-)-epicatechin gallate, and quercetin was examined by measuring the inhibition of lipid… Expand
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