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Epigallocatechin Gallate (Code C1088)

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Preferred Name: Epigallocatechin Gallate

Definition: A phenolic antioxidant found in a number of plants such as green and black tea. It inhibits cellular oxidation and prevents free radical damage to cells. It is under study as a potential cancer chemopreventive agent. (NCI)

CRCH Definition: A (-)-epicatechin-3-gallate with a hydroxyl group at C-5'.

Label: Epigallocatechin Gallate

NCI Thesaurus Code: C1088 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0059438  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
(-)-Epigallocatechin-3-Gallate
(2R-cis)-3,4-Dihydro-5,7-dihydroxy-2-(3,4,5-trihydroxyphenyl)-2H-1-benzopyran-3-yl 3,4,5-Trihydroxybenzoate
[(2R,3R)-2-(3,4,5-trihydroxyphenyl)-5,7-dihydroxy-chroman-3-yl] 3,4,5-trihydroxybenzoate
EGCG
Epigallocatechin-3-Gallate
Epigallocatechin-Gallate
Epigallocatechingallate
Epigallocatechin Gallate
EPIGALLOCATECHIN GALLATE
Tea catechin

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 989-51-5 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code BQM438CTEL
ChEBI ID CHEBI:4806 (see ChEBI info)
UMLS CUI C0059438

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Chemical_Formula C22H18O11
code C1088
Contributing_Source CRCH
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Epigallocatechin_Gallate
Semantic_Type Organic Chemical
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance
Unit mg

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C1088

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