Prof. Lei Fu
Asso. Prof. Faqin Jiang
Project Description and Objectives
Tea is widely consumed all over the world. Some research has shown that tea exhibits potent PTP1B inhibitory effects. The objective of the project is to determine the main effective compounds from tea.
Obtain the tea (green, oolong, black) extracts.
Ultrafiltration-based affinity selection (use PTP1B and tea extracts)
Analyze the samples by HPLC-MS