Thearubigins

Phyto molecular entry number
PRL000068
Phyto molecule name
Thearubigins
Phyto molecule type
Flavone-3-ol
Sources
  • Black tea
Health benefits
  • Anti-oxidant
  • Treat cardiovascular diseases
Structure
C1C(C(OC2=CC(=CC(=C21)O)O)C3=CC(=O)C(=C4C(=C3)C(=CC(=C4O)O)C5C(CC6=C(C=C (C=C6O5)O)O)O)O)O
Reference(s)
  1. B Frei, JV Higdon.Antioxidant Activity of Tea Polyphenols In Vivo: Evidence from Animal Studies.2003.133(10).pp.32755-32845.
  2. R.A. Riemersma, C.A. Rice Evans R.M. Tyrrell M.N. Clifford and M.E.J. Lean.Tea flavonoids and cardiovascular health.2001.94(5).pp277-282.
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