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Food & Function

Linking the chemistry and physics of food with health and nutrition


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

Corresponding authors
Institute of Medicine, Chung-Shan Medical University, Taiwan
Division of Basic Medical Science, Hungkuang University, Taiwan
School of Medical Imaging and Radiological Sciences, Chung Shan Medical University, Taiwan
Department of Medical Imaging, Chung Shan Medical University Hospital, Taiwan
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
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
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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