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Title Nutrition and cancer prevention : new insights into the role of phytochemicals / edited under the auspices of the American Institute for Cancer Research
Published New York ; London : Kluwer Academic/Plenum, [2001]


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Description xii, 347 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Series Advances in experimental medicine and biology ; v. 492
Advances in experimental medicine and biology ; v. 492
Contents Machine derived contents note: Soybeans and Cancer Prevention: A Complex Food and a Complex Disease; D.F. Birt. Dietary Soy Reduces Colon Carcinogenesis in Humans and Rats; M.R. Bennink. Soy and Risk of Hormone-Related and Other Cancers; A.H.Wu. Role of Tomatoes, Tomato Products and Lycopene in Cancer Prevention; D. Heber, et al. Tea and Tea Polyphenols in Cancer Prevention; C.S. Yang, et al. Effects of Tea Polyphenols on the Signal Transduction Pathways; Z. Dong, et al. Mechanisms by Which Garlic and Allyl Sulfur Compounds Suppress Carcinogen Bioactivation; J.A. Milner. Antiproliferative Effects of Garlic-Derived and Other Allium Related Compounds; J.T. Pinto, et al. Considering the Mechanisms of Cancer Prevention by Selenium; G.F. Combs, Jr. Selenium Metabolism and Mechanisms of Cancer Prevention; H.E. Ganther. Apoptosis and Angiogenisis in Cancer Prevention by Selenium; J. Lu. Resveratrol Inhibits the Expression of Cyclooxygenase-2 in Mammary Epithelial Cells; K.Subbaramaiah, A.J. Dannenberg. The World of Resveratrol; G.J. Soleas, et al. The Effects of Resveratrol on CYP1A1 Expression and Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor Function In Vitro; H.P. Ciolino, G. Chao Yeh. Herbals and Cancer; M.J. Wargovich. The Role of Dietary Supplements in Health; B.M. Marriott. The Beta-Carotene Story; P. Greenwald, S.S. McDonald. Dietary Intervention Strategies: Validity, Execution and Interpretation of Outcomes; P.E. Bowen. Nutrition and Cancer Prevention: New Insights Into the Role of Phytochemicals. Future Directions; R.S. Rivlin. Chemoprevention: Progress and Opportunity; E.C. Miller, et al. Abstracts. Index
Notes "Proceedings of the Ninth Annual Research Conference of the American Institute for Cancer Research, entitled Nutrition and Cancer Prevention: New Insights into the Roles of Phytochemicals, held September 2-3, 1999, in Washington, D.C." - t.p. verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Oncology -- Chemoprevention -- Congresses.
Oncology -- Diet therapy -- Congresses.
Cancer -- Chemoprevention -- Congresses.
Cancer -- Diet therapy -- Congresses.
Phytochemicals -- Therapeutic use -- Congresses.
Functional foods -- Congresses.
Plant Extracts.
Neoplasms -- prevention & control.
Diet, Vegetarian.
Dietary Supplements.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Author American Institute for Cancer Research.
LC no. 20010165
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