A combination of Catechin, Epicatechin and Quercetin underlies the in vitro adipogenic action of Rhododendron groenlandicum, an anti-diabetic medicinal plant of the Eastern James Bay Cree pharmacopeia

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TitleA combination of Catechin, Epicatechin and Quercetin underlies the in vitro adipogenic action of Rhododendron groenlandicum, an anti-diabetic medicinal plant of the Eastern James Bay Cree pharmacopeia
Publication TypeResearch
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsOuchfoun M
KeywordsAnti Diabetic Plant Project
Abstract

In previous lab tests, we found that Labrador tea had some effect on how fat cells multiply and store fats. In this study, Meriem tried to identify exactly which ingredients in the plant produce this effect.