Green Tea May Delay Onset of Type 1 Diabetes
"Our study focused on Sjogren's syndrome, so learning that EGCG also can prevent and delay insulin-dependent Type 1 diabetes was a big surprise."
- Dr. Stephen Hsu, researcher
Augusta, Georgia, USA - A powerful antioxidant in green tea may prevent or delay the onset of Type 1 diabetes, Medical College of Georgia researchers say.
The proliferation was suppressed in the EGCG-fed group.