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- Marouani, Neila; Chahed, Adel; Hédhili, Abderrazek; Hamdaoui, Mohamed Hédi
- European journal of nutrition 2007 v.46 no.8 pp. 453-459
- Camellia sinensis; absorption; aluminum; erythropoiesis; experimental diets; femur; green tea; hematocrit; hemoglobin; iron; kidneys; leaves; liver; polyphenols; rats; spleen; sulfates; tea (beverage); transferrin
- ... Background Green tea leaves naturally contain high levels of polyphenols and aluminum (Al). Polyphenols in green tea decoction are considered to be one of the major factors responsible of low iron status. However, the effects of Al from green tea decoction on iron status and hematological parameters remained unclear. Aim of the study The objective was to investigate the Al absorption from green te ...