epigallocatechin gallate

Known as: Epigallocatechin-3-Gallate, epigallocatechin-3-O-gallate, EGCG 
A phenolic antioxidant found in a number of plants such as green and black tea. It inhibits cellular oxidation and prevents free radical damage to… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
A wide array of cell signaling mediators and their interactions play vital roles in neuroinflammation associated with ischemia… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
As the prevalence of type 2 diabetes mellitus is increasing at an alarming rate, effective nutritional and exercise strategies… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder pathologically characterized by deposition of beta-amyloid… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Hypermethylation of CpG islands in the promoter regions is an important mechanism to silence the expression of many important… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE Green tea and green tea polyphenols have been shown to possess cancer preventive activities in preclinical model systems… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Herbs have been used for medicinal purposes, including the treatment of diabetes, for centuries. Plants containing flavonoids are… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Green tea has been shown to exhibit cancer-preventive activities in preclinical studies. Its principal active components include… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Green tea polyphenols, especially the catechin, (-)-epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), have been proposed as a cancer… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The increasing recognition of green tea and tea polyphenols as cancer preventives has created a need for a study of their… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The polyphenolic compounds present in green tea show cancer chemopreventive effects in many animal tumor… (More)
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