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Chapter 4

Chemistry and Crystal Structures of Complexes of Caffeine and Tea Catechin

Tea (Camellia sinensis, Camelliaceae) has been consumed throughout the world since ancient times to maintain and improve health. It is well known that tea protects against lifestyle-related diseases such as cancer, high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, and arteriosclerosis (Kuroda and Hara 2004). ...

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Print publication date
03 Sep 2012
Copyright year
2012
Print ISBN
978-1-84973-367-0
PDF eISBN
978-1-84973-475-2
ePub eISBN
978-1-78262-621-3