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Title Phytochemicals in health and disease / edited by Yongping Bao, Roger Fenwick
Published New York : Marcel Dekker, [2004]


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Description xv, 346 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Oxidative stress and disease ; 12
Oxidative stress and disease ; 12
Contents Ch. 1. Nutritional genomics -- Ch. 2. Methods to study bioavailability of phytochemicals -- Ch. 3. Characterization of polyphenol metabolites -- Ch. 4. Microarray profiling of gene expression patterns of genistein in tumor cells -- Ch. 5. Gene regulatory activity of ginkgo biloba L. -- Ch. 6. Cancer chemoprevention with sulforaphane, a dietary isothiocyanate -- Ch. 7. Phytochemicals protect against heterocyclic amine-induced DNA adduct formation -- Ch. 8. Organosulfur-garlic compounds and cancer prevention -- Ch. 9. Polymethylated flavonoids : cancer preventive and therapeutic potentials derived from anti-inflammatory and drug metabolism-modifying properties -- Ch. 10. Biochemical and molecular mechanisms of cancer -- Ch. 11. The role of flavonoids in protection against cataract -- Ch. 12. Phytochemicals and the prevention of cardiovascular disease : potential roles for selected fruits, herbs, and spices -- Ch. 13. Beneficial effects of resveratrol -- Ch. 14. The role of lycopene in human health -- Ch. 15. Effects of oltipraz on phase 1 and phase 2 xenobiotic-metabolizing enzymes -- Ch. 16. Future perspectives in phytochemical and health research
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Phytochemicals -- Therapeutic use.
Phytochemicals -- Pathophysiology.
Botanical chemistry.
Phytochemicals -- Physiological effect.
Plant Preparations -- pharmacology.
Nutritive Value.
Author Fenwick, Roger.
Bao, Yongping.
LC no. 2006271313
ISBN 0824740238