Experts and Doctors on astringents in Ehime, Japan

Summary

Locale: Ehime, Japan
Topic: astringents

Top Publications

  1. Tsujita T, Takaku T. Mechanism of the inhibitory action of chestnut astringent skin extract on carbohydrate absorption. J Nutr Sci Vitaminol (Tokyo). 2008;54:416-21 pubmed
    ..CAS extract prevented increases in body weight and fasting blood glucose concentration. These data suggest that CAS extract has an anti-diabetic function in type 2 diabetic mice that mainly functions through inhibition of alpha-amylase. ..

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