DISAB

Connect with us

National

Bioactive tea compounds show potential anti-SARS-CoV-2 activity – News-Medical.Net

Scientists have revealed that certain bioactive compounds found in green, black, and oolong tea possess remarkable antiviral activities against SARS-CoV-2.

Published

on

post featured image

Scientists from the Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine and the Central Research Institute, Japan, have revealed that certain bioactive compounds found in green, black, and oolong tea possess remarkable antiviral activities against severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the causative pathogen of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The study is currently available on the BioRxiv* preprint server.
Green Tea. Image Credit: taa22/Shutterstock.com
As of December 7, 2020,…

Click here to view the original article.

Safety Mate