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- Chin, Young-Won, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Journal of agricultural and food chemistry 2015 v.63 no.38 pp. 8399-8406
- animal disease models; blood chemistry; body weight changes; cholesterol; fatty acids; fatty liver; glucose; high fat diet; lipolysis; liver; mice; obesity; triacylglycerols
- ... Previous studies have shown that α-mangostin (α-MG) suppresses intracellular fat accumulation and stimulation of lipolysis in in vitro systems. Together with the relatively high distribution of α-MG in liver and fat, these observations made it possible to propose a plausible hypothesis that an α-MG supplement may regulate hepatic steatosis and obesity. An α-MG supplement (50 mg/kg) reduced the bod ...