Vitamins and Cancer: Human Cancer Prevention by Vitamins and Micronutrients / Edition 1

Vitamins and Cancer: Human Cancer Prevention by Vitamins and Micronutrients / Edition 1

by Jr. Meyskens, Kedar N. Prasad

ISBN-10: 0896030946

ISBN-13: 9780896030947

Pub. Date: 02/25/1986

Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York, LLC

Product Details

Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date:
Experimental Biology and Medicine Series, #10
Edition description:
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.04(d)

Table of Contents

Basic Experimental Approaches.- Studies on the Mechanism of the Antiproliferative Action of Retinoids Using Retinoid-Resistant Melanoma Cell Mutants.- Retinoids, Folyamines, and Teraarcinoma Differentiation.- Biochemical Mechanism of Inhibition of Fhorbol Ester-Induced Mouse Epidermal Ornithine Decarboxylase by Retinoic Acid.- The Effects of Antioxidants on the Induction of Malignant Transformation In Vitro.- Free Radicals, Dietary Antioxidants, and Mechanisms in Cancer Prevention; In Vitro Studies.- Ascorbate Effects on Endomembrane Electron Transport and Membrane Flux.- Modification of Tumor Cell Response In Vitro by Vitamin E.- Chemoprevention (Preclinical).- Nutrients and Other Risk Factors Associated With Cancer.- Supplemental Carotenoids Prevent Skin Cancer by Benzo(a)Pyrene, Breast Cancer by Puva, and Gastric Cancer by MNNG.- Retinoids as Chemopreventive Agents: Alone and in Combination.- Dietary Cholesterol and Colon Tumorigenesis Induced by 1,2-Dimethylhydrazine or N-Methyl-N-Nitrosourea in Rats.- Effects of Vitamin E on the Immune System.- Mechanism and Prevention of Anticancer Agent-Induced Cancer; Interactions of Vitamin E and Daunorubicin.- Chemoprevention (Human).- Methodological Issues.- A New HPLC Method for the Simultaneous Analysis of Plasma Retinol, Tocopherols, and Carotenoids and Its Application in Cancer Epidemology.- Clinical Toxicology Pharmacokinetics of 13-cis-Retinoic Acid Administered Chronically at Low Doses Expected for Cancer Chemoprevention Trials.- Changing the Public’s Health Behaviors by Diet and Chemopreventive Interventions.- Design and Compliance Considerations of Dietary Intervention Trials.- Methodologie Issues in Clinical Trials.- Prevention Trials.- Diet and Cancer Prevention Update on National Cancer Institute Initiative.- The Chemoprevention Program of the National Cancer Institute.- Nutrition Intervention Studies of the Esophageal Cancer in Linxian, China.- Chemoprevention Studies in Familial Polyposis.- Chemoprevention of Lung Cancer With Retinol/Beta-Carotene.- Highlights of Methodological Approaches: A Case-Control Study of Diet and Breast Cancer.- Treatment.- Ascorbic Acid and Cancer.- The Role of Vitamin C in Tumor Therapy (Human).- Vitamin B6 Status and Administration During Radiation Therapy.- Retinoids and Vitamin E: Modulators of Immune Functions and Cancer Resistance.- Clinical Trials and In Vitro Studies of 13-cis-Retinoic Acid in the Myelodysplasia Syndrome.- Experience With Retinoids as Prevention and Treatment for Human Cancers.

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