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The medicinal uses of Curcumin (also called turmeric) have been known and described for more than 5000 years. A large body of recent research suggests that curcumin is potentially useful in the treatment of inflammatory diseases, through modulation of numerous molecular targets. This is the first monograph to focus on the potential use of curcumin in the treatment of cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, arthritis, Alzheimer’s, psoriasis and more.

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Table of Contents


Curcumin: The Indian Solid Gold   Bharat B. Aggarwal   Chitra Sundaram   Nikita Malani   Haruyo Ichikawa     1
Highly Active Anticancer Curcumin Analogues   Cara A. Mosley   Dennis C. Liotta   James P. Snyder     77
Antioxidant and Anti-Inflammatory Properties of Curcumin   Venugopal P. Menon   Adluri Ram Sudheer     105
Modulation of Transcription Factors by Curcumin   Shishir Shishodia   Tulika Singh   Madan M. Chaturvedi     127
Cancer Chemopreventive Effects of Curcumin   Young-Joon Surh   Kyung-Soo Chun     149
Antitumor, Anti-Invasion, and Antimetastatic Effects of Curcumin   Girija Kuttan   Kuzhuvelil B. Hari Kumar   Chandrasekharan Guruvayoorappan   Ramadasan Kuttan     173
Curcumin as an Inhibitor of Angiogenesis   Sulochana S. Bhandarkar   Jack L. Arbiser     185
Neuroprotective Effects of Curcumin   Greg M. Cole   Bruce Teter   Sally A. Frautschy     197
Regulation of Cox and Lox by Curcumin   Chinthalapally V. Rao     213
Molecular Targets of Curcumin   Jen-Kun Lin     227
Cell Growth Regulation   DevarajanKarunagaran   Jeena Joseph   Thankayyan R. Santhosh Kumar     245
Curcumin as Chemosensitizer   Pornngarm Limtrakul     269
Radioprotection and Radiosensitization by Curcumin   Ganesh C. Jagetia     301
Immunomodulation by Curcumin   Subhash C. Gautam   Xiaohua Gao   Scott Dulchavsky     321
Beneficial Role of Curcumin in Skin Diseases   Rajesh L. Thangapazham   Anuj Sharma   Radha K. Maheshwari     343
Cardioprotective Effects of Curcumin   Sumitra Miriyala   Manikandan Panchatcharam   Puvanakrishnan Rengarajulu     359
Protection from Acute and Chronic Lung Diseases by Curcumin   Narayanan Venkatesan   Durairaj Punithavathi   Mary Babu     379
Nephroprotective and Hepatoprotective Effects of Curcuminoids   Toshihiko Osawa     407
Curcumin and Autoimmune Disease   John J. Bright     425
Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Curcumin   Ricky A. Sharma   William P. Steward   Andreas J. Gescher     453
Clinical Studies with Curcumin   Chih-Hung Hsu   Ann-Lii Cheng     471
Index     481
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