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- Javadi, Behjat
- Nutrition and cancer 2018 v.70 no.3 pp. 376-403
- Beta vulgaris; Hordeum vulgare; Piper nigrum; Vitis vinifera; adverse effects; antineoplastic activity; antineoplastic agents; barley; beets; bioactive compounds; black pepper; cinnamon; clinical trials; cytotoxicity; death; diet therapy; extra-virgin olive oil; fish; foods; ginger; grapes; honey; medicine; neoplasms; resveratrol; socioeconomics; special diets; whey protein
- ... Cancer is the second leading cause of death with profound socio-economic consequences worldwide. Growing evidence suggests the crucial role of diet on cancer prevention and treatment. In Traditional Persian Medicine (TPM) there is a major focus on contribution of special diet and foods to cancer management. In the present article, the cytotoxic and antitumor activities of several food items includ ...
- Dhatwalia, Sunil Kumar; Kumar, Manoj; Dhawan, Devinder K.
- Nutrition and cancer 2018 v.70 no.3 pp. 334-349
- Camellia sinensis; antineoplastic agents; antioxidants; apoptosis; carcinogenesis; cell cycle; clinical trials; drug therapy; epigallocatechin gallate; humans; hypoxia-inducible factor 1; in vitro studies; lung neoplasms; lungs; mitogen-activated protein kinase; radiotherapy; signal transduction; vascular endothelial growth factors
- ... Lung cancer is a prominent form among various types of cancers, irrespective of the sex worldwide. Treatment of lung cancer involves the intensive phase of chemotherapy/radiotherapy which is associated with high rate of adverse events. There is a need of safe and reliable treatment/adjunctive therapy to apprehend the cancer by reducing the undesirable outcome of primary therapy. Epigallocatechin-3 ...