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Scientists agree: the “magic” compound in Green Tea kills cancer cells

Scientists agree: the “magic” compound in Green Tea kills cancer cells

According to Penn State food scientists, green tea contains a compound called that epigallocatechin-3-gallate – EGCG, the major polyphenol found in green tea, that may trigger a cycle that kills oral cancer cells. The studies around this compound showed that it can kill oral cancer cells without harming normal cells. The researchers carried on their researches, since they initially did…