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- Davis, Cindy D.; Uthus, Eric O.; Finley, John W.
- Journal of nutrition 2000 v.130 no.12 pp. 2903
- rats, etc ; selenium; dietary minerals; arsenic; DNA methylation; cell lines; colorectal neoplasms; liver; colon; diet; DNA; blood; blood plasma; homocysteine; nutritional status; adenosylhomocysteine; adenosylmethionine; glutathione peroxidase; cytosol; hepatocytes; animal models; dietary mineral supplements; nutrient deficiencies; Show all 23 Subjects
- ... Selenium is an essential trace element for human health, and it has received considerable attention for its possible role as an anticarcinogenic agent. The purpose of the present study was to determine whether changes in the amount and the chemical form of selenium would affect DNA methylation and whether this effect would be modified by arsenic. Caco-2 cells, a human colon cancer cell line, were ...