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Title Inflammation, advancing age and nutrition : research and clinical interventions / edited by Irfan Rahman, PhD, Debasis Bagchi, PhD, MACN, CNS, MAIChE
Edition First edition
Published Amsterdam : Academic Press, 2013


Description 1 online resource (383 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Biomarkers and inflammatory network in aging: targets for therapies -- The biological significance of zinc in inflammation and aging -- Immunity, inflammation, and aging -- Oxidative stress, inflammaging, and immunosenescence -- Stress response, inflammaging, and cancer -- Aging, immunosenescence, and cancer -- Telomere biology in senescence and aging: focus on cardiovascular traits -- Epigenetics, inflammation, and aging -- Nutrition as an epigenetic modifier in aging and autoimmunity -- Connecting phytochemicals, epigenetics, and healthy aging: is metabolism the missing link? -- Diet/nutrition, inflammation, cellular senescence, stem cells, diseases of aging, and aging -- Circadian clock mechanisms link aging and inflammation -- Obesity, insulin resistance, and inflammaging -- Organelle stress and mTOR in aging-associated inflammation -- SIRT1 and inflammaging in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease -- Stress-induced premature senescence: another mechanism involved in the process of accelerated aging in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease -- Cellular senescence and premature aging in lung diseases -- Rheumatoid arthritis: disease pathophysiology -- Aging and anti-aging in hair and hair loss -- Muscle wasting, dysfunction, and inflammaging -- Matrix metalloproteinases and skin inflammaging -- Ocular health, vision, and a healthy diet -- The role of physical activity in healthy living: its anti-inflammatory effects -- Erectile dysfunction in inflammaging -- Role of saturated and polyunsaturated fat in obesity-related inflammation -- Cellular stress response, hormesis, and vitagens in aging and longevity: role of mitochondrial "chi" -- Inflammaging signaling in health span and life span regulation: next generation targets for longevity -- Trophokines: novel therapy for senescence-related fibrosis -- Frailty: a basic and clinical challenge for the future
Summary The book provides a comprehensive overview to understanding the integrated impact of the concepts of cellular and molecular aspects, models, environmental factors, and lifestyle involved in premature aging. Additionally, it examines how functional food, dietary nutraceuticals or pharmacological compounds can reverse inflammation and premature aging based on personalized medicine. This book is a valuable resource for health professionals, scientists and researchers, nutritionists, health practitioners, students and for all those who wish to broaden their knowledge in the allied field
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from electronic title page (ebrary, viewed on March 7, 2014)
Subject Aging.
Aging -- Nutritional aspects.
Inflammation -- Nutritional aspects
Diet therapy.
Dietary supplements.
Aging, Premature
Cellular Senescence -- immunology
Diet Therapy
Dietary Supplements
Functional Food
Nutrition Therapy
MEDICAL -- Physiology.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Human Anatomy & Physiology.
Dietary supplements
Diet therapy
Aging -- Nutritional aspects
Form Electronic book
Author Rahman, Irfan, editor
Bagchi, Debasis, 1954- editor.
ISBN 9780123978073