Food & Function

Linking the chemistry and physics of food with health and nutrition

Paper

Hibiscus sabdariffa extract inhibits obesity and fat accumulation, and improves liver steatosis in humans

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Corresponding authors
a
Institute of Medicine, Chung-Shan Medical University, Taiwan
b
Division of Basic Medical Science, Hungkuang University, Taiwan
c
School of Medical Imaging and Radiological Sciences, Chung Shan Medical University, Taiwan
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Department of Medical Imaging, Chung Shan Medical University Hospital, Taiwan
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Department of Beauty Science And Graduate Institute of Beauty Science Technology, Chienkuo Technology University, No. 1, Chiehshou N. Road, Changhua City 500, Taiwan
E-mail: kaoes@cc.ctu.edu.tw
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Institute of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Chung-Shan Medical University, No. 110, Sec. 1, Jianguo N. Road, Taichung 402, Taiwan
E-mail: wcj@csmu.edu.tw
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Department of Medical Research, Chung Shan Medical University Hospital, Taiwan
Food Funct., 2014,5, 734-739

DOI: 10.1039/C3FO60495K
Received 15 Oct 2013, Accepted 30 Dec 2013
First published online 06 Jan 2014
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