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- Vanucchi, Helio, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Nutrition and cancer 2003 v.47 no.1 pp. 62-69
- DNA; body weight; chemoprevention; corn oil; glutathione; liver; lutein; lycopene; models; rats
- ... Inhibitory effects of lutein (LUT) and lycopene (LYC) on hepatic preneoplastic lesions (PNLs) and DNA strand breakage induced in Wistar rats by the resistant hepatocyte (RH) model of hepatocarcinogenesis were investigated. Animals received by gavage during 8 consecutive weeks on alternate days 70 mg/kg body weight of LUT or LYC. Rats treated with only corn oil and submitted to this model were used ...