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Overview

The ability to regulate and manipulate the generation or remodeling of blood vessels is key to the successful treatment of many chronic diseases, both oncological and non-oncological. Several bioactive compounds present in human diets are now known to exert an inhibitive effect on the either the signaling or construction of new blood vessels. The identification and characterization of these anti-angiogenic molecules opens a new avenue for the research and production of functional and medicinal foods with far reaching implications for the food-based treatment of chronic degenerative disease.

Drawing from an extensive list of esteemed international contributors, Anti-Angiogenic Functional and Medicinal Foods explores the history and scope of the use of conventional foods, nutraceuticals, and health products in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, India, Australia, and New Zealand. Recent advancements in proteomics, genomics, and toxicogenomics give us a far more detailed picture of the molecular basis of nutrition and systems toxicology. Explaining the role of angiogenesis in various chronic diseases, individual chapters consider endothelial cell responses, the mechanism of the angiogenic cascade, and the angiogenic function involved in tumors, cardiovascular disease, inflammatory arthritis, and obesity. A collection of chapters studies specific foods and their functional bioactive compounds such as the effects of edible berry anthocyanins, various Chinese medicinal foods, dietary flavonoids, probiotics, shark cartilage, EPA and DHA, and marine polysaccharides. The book concludes with a discussion of the challenges faced during the development and delivery of anti-angiogenic functional food products.

Presenting the current research and state of the science, Anti-Angiogenic Functional and Medicinal Foods provides researchers, scientists, clinical nutritionists, and oncologists with a valuable reference to this important and growing mode of therapy.

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Table of Contents

History and Scope of Functional Foods Around the World
Scope of Conventional and Functional Foods in the U.S.A., J.N. Losso
Functional Foods, Nutraceuticals and Natural Health Products in Canada, K. Fitzpatrick and F.Shahidi
History and Scope of Functional Foods in Japan, M. Shimizu and A. Kawakami
Functional Foods in India: History and Scope, T.P. Devasagayam, J.C. Tilak, and R. Singhal
History and Scope of Functional Foods in China, A. Woo, Y. Zhao, R. Zhang, C. Zhou,and C. Cheng
History and Current Status of Functional Foods in Korea, H. Joo Lee and Y.J. Surh
Australia and New Zealand, H. Singh, L. Tapsell, M. Gidley, P. Gopal,and P.J. Moughan
Prophylactic Phenolic Antioxidants in Functional Foods of Tropical Island States of the Mascarene Archipelago (Indian Ocean), T. Bahorun, V.S. Neergheen, M.A. Soobrattee, V.A. Luximon-Ramma,and O.I. Aruoma
Functional Foods in Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Countries: History, Scope and Dietary Habits, F. Yildiz, P. Kotzekidou, A. Michaelidou,and G. Nocella
Functional Foods in the European Union, A. Palou, P. Oliver, A. Ma Rodríguez, and A. Caimari
Functional Foods in the European Union: Main Issues and Impact on the Food Industry, M. Canavari, A. Castellini, G. Nocella,and C. Pirazzoli
Functional Foods Legislation in Brazil, F.M. Lajolo and E. Miyazaki
The “Ohmics” Technologies and Functional Foods
Principles of Proteomics, L. Jin, L. Rodicio, and P.A. Limbach
Toxicogenomics and Systems Toxicology, M.D. Waters and J.M. Fostel
Angiogenesis and Chronic Degenerative Diseases
Endothelial Cell Responses to Physiological and Pathophysiological Environments, R. W. Siggins and C. A. Hornick
Angiogenic Switch: Roles of Estrogenic Compounds, S.K. Banerjee, G. Ray, P. Van Veldhuizen,and S. Banerjee
Reactive Oxygen Species and Angiogenesis, S. Chatterjee
Angiogenesis in Inflammatory Arthritis, S. Mandal, S. Kana kundu-Raychaudhuri,and S. P. Raychaudhuri
Angiogenesis and Cardiovascular Diseases, R.J. Tomanek
Angiogenesis and Anti-Angiogenesis in Brain Tumors, R.H. Goldbrunner
Diabetes and Angiogenesis, G. Trimurtulu, S.Venkateswarlu, and G.V. Subbaraju
Obesity and Angiogenesis, D. Bagchi, S. Zafra-Stone, C.K. Sen, and M. Bagchi
Angiogenesis, Functional, and Medicinal Foods
Screening Functional Foods as Inhibitors of Angiogenesis Biomarkers, J.N. Losso
Role of Edible Berry Anthocyanins in Angiogenesis, M. Bagchi, S. Zafra-Stone, J.N. Losso, C.K. Sen,S. Roy, S. Hazra, and D. Bagchi
Redox Regulation of Angiogenesis: Anti-Angiogenic Properties of Edible Berries and Its Significance in a Clinical Setting, G.M. Gordillo, D. Bagchi, and C.K. Sen
A Novel Nutrient Mixture Containing Ascorbic Acid, Lysine, Proline, and Green Tea Extract Inhibits Critical Parameters in Angiogenesis, M. Waheed Roomi, V. Ivanov, T. Kalinovsky, A. Niedzwiecki,and M. Rath
Angiogenesis and Chinese Medicinal Foods, A.Woo, Y. Zhao, R. Zhang, C. Zhou,and C. Cheng
Disposition and Metabolism of Dietary Flavonoids, M.J. Kang and D.H. Kim
Functional Foods: Probiotics, M. Saarela
Potential Anti-Cancer Effects of Shark Cartilage, K.Sato, M.Suganuma, and K. Shichinohe
Physiological Effects of Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) and Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) — A Review, N. Bhaskar and K. Miyashita
Marine Polysaccharides and Angiogenesis: Modulation of Angiogenesis by Fucoidans, S. Soeda, S. Koyanagi, and H. Shimeno
Development and Delivery of Anti-Angiogenic Functional Food Products: Opportunities and Challenges, J.N. Losso
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