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- Gunasekera, R.S.; Sewgobind, K.; Desai, S.; Dunn, L.; Black, H.S.; McKeehan, W.L.; Patil, B.
- Nutrition and cancer 2007 v.58 no.2 pp. 171-177
- rats, etc ; animal models; prostate gland; prostatic neoplasms; carcinoma; lycopene; lutein; cell proliferation; food intake; carotenoids; fibroblast growth factors; transforming growth factor beta; androgens; cell lines; epithelial cells; synergism; epidemiology; Show all 17 Subjects
- ... Consumption of lycopene, a carotenoid without provitamin A activity, has been associated with a lower risk of prostate and breast cancer. Lutein is another carotenoid that may be associated with a reduced risk of age-related macular degeneration, the leading cause of blindness in adults 65 years of age and older. Bioactive compounds such as lycopene and lutein, derived from natural plant sources, ...