Green tea leaf extract improves lipid and glucose homeostasis in a fructose-fed insulin-resistant hamster model

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2006

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Li, Rachel
Douglas, Teresa D
Maiyoh, G K
Adeli, K
Theriault, A G

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Elsevier

Abstract

The present study evaluated the effect of green tea (Camellia sinensis L.) leaf extract on triglyceride and glucose homeostasis in a fructose-fed hypertriglyceridemic, insulin-resistant hamster model. There was a significant decrease in plasma triglycerid

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Keywords: adiponectin; apolipoprotein B; epigallocatechin gallate; fructose; glucose; green tea extract; insulin; lipid; peroxisome proliferator activated receptor; peroxisome proliferator activated receptor alpha; peroxisome proliferator activated receptor gamma; Fructose; Green tea; Insulin resistance; Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor; Triglyceride

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Journal of Ethnopharmacology

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Journal article

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10.1016/j.jep.2005.08.045

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2037-12-31