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- Gunasekera, R.S., et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Nutrition and cancer 2007 v.58 no.2 pp. 171-177
- food intake; androgens; fibroblast growth factors; epidemiology; epithelial cells; carcinoma; lycopene; transforming growth factor beta; synergism; animal models; prostate gland; prostatic neoplasms; lutein; rats; cell lines; cell proliferation
- ... 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, ...