Research progress on property and application of theaflavins

  • Chunxia Wang
  • Yongquan Li
Keywords: Theaflavins, property, application

Abstract

Theaflavins is a group of very important material from black tea with functions as antioxidant, cancer suppressor and inhibitor of pathogenic microorgnisms. A discription is given on the property, chemical structure and application of theaflavin in this paper. The present research situation of theaflavins both in China and abroad is also reviewed.

Keywords: Theaflavins, property, application

Published
2016-06-15
Section
Articles

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