Under Construction


2016 Selected General Nutrition Research

[PDF] Bioactive Compositions and Health Promoting Effects of Adzuki Bean

and immunotherapy. A hot water extract of adzuki bean was found to be able to inhibit
the cancer cell proliferation and induced the apoptosis of human stomach cancer
cells in vitro (Itoh et al., 2002). Itoh et al. (2004) reported

[PDF] Nutritional and Therapeutic Potential of Garlic and Onion (Allium sp.)

PS Bisen, M Emerald – Current Nutrition & Food Science, 2016
The risk of Helicobacter pylori infection linked to stomach cancer through ulcer for- mation is
reported to be decreased by providing protection from colon cancer by inhibiting both initiation
and prolifera- tion through the effect of both organosulfur and flavonoids compounds [74

Effect of Kefir on Fusobacterium nucleatum Potentially Causing Intestinal Cancer

ZB Güzel-Seydim, MDE Cagdas, AC Seydim – Functional Foods in Health and …, 2016
Recent studies implicated that F. nucleatum could lead to colon cancer by binding the epithelial
tissue. Kefir is originally produced from kefir grains that are actually a mine of probiotics.
Fermented dairy products especially kefir and yogurt are significant for functional nutrition.

[PDF] Zinc: What Is Its Role in Lung Cancer?

NN Gomez, VS Biaggio, ME Ciminari, MVP Chaca… – 2016
first comprehensive picture of the frequency and distribution of micronutrient deficiencies was
presented by the Mexican National Nutrition Survey of these countries may indeed be due to ZD
[5]. Increased prevalence of obstructive lung disorders and lung cancer is associated

[HTML] The Obesity Paradox in Cancer: a Review

H Lennon, M Sperrin, E Badrick, AG Renehan – Current Oncology Reports, 2016
Nutrition and physical activity guidelines for cancer survivors. CA Cancer J Clin. 2014;25:1489–
502.CrossRefPubMed. 31. WCRF. World Cancer Research Fund International. Continuous Update
Project Report: diet, nutrition, physical activity, and breast cancer survivors. 2014.


P Kashyap, SK Bhaskar, AK Tripathi, R Sahu…
This was thought to be due to the antioxidant effect of allicin in reducing the formation of
carcinogenic compounds in the gastro-intestinal tract. Netherlands cohort study found a significant
decrease in the development of stomach cancer in those consuming garlic.[1, 6, 15]

Arsenic and skin cancer in the USA: the current evidence regarding arsenic‐contaminated drinking water

JE Mayer, RH Goldman – International Journal of Dermatology, 2016
rates of non-melanoma skin cancer. However, it is unclear whether this correlation can be
extended to the populations of developed countries such as the USA, which have lower levels
of arsenic exposure and differ in other factors, such as genetics, nutrition, sun exposure, and

Diet high in lycopene might reduce prostate cancer risk

AE Hayes – Pharmacy Today, 2016
cohort study examined the association between dietary lycopene and tomato product consumption
and prostate cancer–specific mortality (PCSM) among men with nonmetastatic prostate cancer
during a long-term follow-up in the Cancer Prevention Study II Nutrition Cohort. ..

The Paradigms in Breast Cancer Prevention

J Janssens – Trends in Breast Cancer Prevention, 2016
Healthy lifestyle and risk of breast cancer among postmenopausal women in the European
Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort study. Int J Cancer. Redefining the
impact of nutrition on breast cancer incidence: is epigenetics involved? Nutr Res Rev.

The Role of Diet in Breast Cancer Prevention

N Shapira – Trends in Breast Cancer Prevention, 2016
A, Boutron-Ruault MC, Clavel-Chapelon F, Ferrari P, Slimani N, Saracci R, Riboli E, Kaaks R.
Relationship of alcohol intake and sex steroid concentrations in blood in pre- and
post-menopausal women: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition.

Risk-Reducing (Chemopreventive) Agents in Breast Cancer Prevention

N Gronich, G Rennert – Trends in Breast Cancer Prevention, 2016
Chapter Trends in Breast Cancer Prevention. pp 183-212. Date: 15 July 2016.
Risk-Reducing (Chemopreventive) Agents in Breast Cancer Prevention. Naomi
GronichAffiliated withDepartment of Community Medicine and

[PDF] Ketogenic Diets-Potential Role in Cancer Management

J Tan-Shalaby – 2016
Obviously we have not unlocked the cure for cancer despite the rapid progress in identifying scores
of genetic mutations unique to various tumors. Many times we have identified the targeted pathway
but the chosen targeted therapy fails to deliver lasting results.

The Therapeutic Effects of Camel Milk A Systematic Review of Animal and Human Trials

T Mihic, D Rainkie, KJ Wilby, SA Pawluk – Journal of Evidence-Based …, 2016
Of 430 studies, 24 were included after assessment. Identified studies highlighted treatment
with camel milk of diseases, including diabetes, autism, cancer, various infections, heavy
metal toxicity, colitis, and alcohol-induced toxicity. Cancer.

Anthropometrically‐predicted visceral adipose tissue and mortality among men and women in the third national health and nutrition examination survey (NHANES III)

JC Brown, MO Harhay, MN Harhay – American Journal of Human Biology, 2016
Neamat-Allah, J., Wald, D., Husing, A., et al. (2014). Validation of anthropometric indices of
adiposity against whole-body magnetic resonance imaging–a study within the german european
prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC) cohorts. PLoS One, 9, e91586.

EMT Reversal in human cancer cells after IR knockdown in hyperinsulinemic mice

Z Zelenko, EJ Gallagher, IM Antoniou, D Sachdev… – Endocrine-Related Cancer, 2016
Accepted Preprint (first posted online 19 July 2016). Research. EMT Reversal in human
cancer cells after IR knockdown in hyperinsulinemic mice. Abstract. Type 2 Diabetes (T2D)
is associated with increased cancer risk and cancer-related mortality.

Lung cancer: Tumour-suppressive TANs identified in humans

P Sidaway – Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology, 2016
Most read. Treating cancer with selective CDK4/6 inhibitors. Nature Reviews Clinical
Oncology 31 March 2016. Driving CAR T-cells forward. Nature Reviews Clinical Oncology
22 March 2016. High-risk prostate cancer—classification and therapy.

Effects of a nutritional intervention in a fast-track program for a colorectal cancer surgery: systematic review

C Wanden-Berghe – Nutrición Hospitalaria, 2016
Our aim was to systematically review the nutritional interventions (NI) in Fast-Track protocols
for colorectal cancer surgery and assess morbidity MeSH Descriptors: “Colorectal Surgery”,
“Fast-Track”, “Perioperative Care”, “Nutrition Therapy” and “Enhanced recovery programme”.

Coumestrol Inhibits Proliferation and Migration of Prostate Cancer Cells by Regulating AKT, ERK1/2 and JNK MAPK Cell Signaling Cascades

W Lim, M Jeong, FW Bazer, G Song – Journal of Cellular Physiology, 2016
Page 16. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved integrity in human prostate tumor
cell lines: PC-3 and LNCaP. Nutrition and cancer 38(2):223-228. Mukherjee R, McGuinness DH,
McCall P, Underwood MA, Seywright M, Orange C, Edwards J. 2011.

… edible spears of wild asparagus inhibit AKT, p70S6K, and ERK signalling, and induce apoptosis through G0/G1 cell cycle arrest in human colon cancer HCT-116 cells

S Jaramillo, FJG Muriana, R Guillen, A Jimenez-Araujo… – Journal of Functional Foods, 2016
and ERK signalling, and induce apoptosis through G0/G1 cell cycle arrest in human colon cancer
HCT-116 cells. a Laboratory of Phytochemicals and Food Quality, Instituto de la Grasa (CSIC),
41013 Seville, Spain; b Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Nutrition, Instituto de la

[PDF] Differential Roles of Carboxylated and Uncarboxylated Osteocalcin in Prostate Cancer Growth

Y Hayashi, T Kawakubo-Yasukochi, A Mizokami… – Journal of Cancer, 2016
3. Nimptsch K, Rohrmann S, Nieters A, Linseisen J. Serum undercarboxylated osteocalcin as
biomarker of vitamin K intake and risk of prostate cancer: a nested case-control study in the
Heidelberg cohort of the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition.

Novel raspberry triterpenoids with potential anti-cancer effects

C Latimer, GJ McDougall, D Stewart, R Lawther… – Proceedings of the Nutrition …, 2016
Individual Access; Open Access; Pay-per-View Access; Subscription Access. Home; >;
Proceedings of the Nutrition Society; >; Volume 75; >; Issue OCE2; >; Novel raspberry triterpenoids
with potential anti-cancer effectsNovel raspberry triterpenoids with potential anti-cancer effects

Nutrition and breast cancer risk

HF Ghazi, TN Hasan, ZM Isa, MA AbdalQader… – Malaysian Journal of Public …, 2016
The association between nutrition and cancer in general had been a controversial issue
between scientists in the last three decades, because some argued that there is a
relationship and some nutrients can help in preventing cancer occurrence, although this

Tomato-based randomized controlled trial in prostate cancer patients: effect on PSA

I Paur, W Lilleby, SK Bøhn, E Hulander, W Klein… – Clinical Nutrition, 2016
Background &Aims: The effect of lycopene-containing foods in prostate cancer development
remains undetermined. We tested whether a lycopene-rich tomato intervention could reduce
the levels of prostate specific antigen (PSA) in prostate cancer patients. Methods Prior to

[PDF]The Role of Glucosinolate Hydrolysis Products from Brassica Vegetable Consumption in Inducing Antioxidant Activity and Reducing Cancer Incidence

TM Becker, JA Juvik – Diseases, 2016
Antioxidant Activity and Reducing Cancer Incidence Many of these compounds have been shown
to have bioactivity in mammalian systems as well, with epidemiological links to cancer
chemoprevention in humans supported by in vitro, in vivo, and small clinical studies.

Sarcopenia in Patients with Chronic Liver Disease: Can It Be Altered by Diet and Exercise?

MR Kappus, MS Mendoza, D Nguyen, V Medici… – Current Gastroenterology …, 2016
Rom J Gastroenterol. 2005;14(3):231–8.PubMed. 45. Pappalardo G, Almeida A, Ravasco
P. Eicosapentaenoic acid in cancer improves body composition and modulates metabolism.
Nutrition. 2015;31(4):549–55.CrossRefPubMed. 46. Murphy RA et al.

2016 Selected Phytochemical Research

The Role of Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Breast Cancer Prevention

A Manni, K El-Bayoumy, CG Skibinski, HJ Thompson… – Trends in Breast Cancer …, 2016
Date: 15 July 2016. The Role of Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Breast Cancer Prevention. Omega-3
and breast cancer Antiestrogens and omega-3 Obesity and breast cancer Omega-3 and obesity
Breast cancer prevention. 3.1 Success and Challenges in Breast Cancer Prevention.

[HTML] Facile preparation of water soluble curcuminoids extracted from turmeric (Curcuma longa L.) powder by using steviol glucosides

TTH Nguyen, J Si, C Kang, B Chung, D Chung, D Kim – Food Chemistry, 2016
Turmeric has been used for food flavouring, colour, and as a component in traditional medicine.
Mimaki, Kuroda, Sashida, Takahashi, Kawada, Nakagawa, & Kitahara, 2005), or inhibit the
proliferation of a wide variety of tumor cells, including leukemia, lung cancer, head & neck

A Standardized Chemically Modified Curcuma longa Extract Modulates IRAK-MAPK Signaling in Inflammation and Potentiates Cytotoxicity

M Rana, P Maurya, SS Reddy, V Singh, H Ahmad… – Frontiers in Pharmacology, 2016
The TLR/IL-1R pathway is a critical signaling module that is misregulated in pathologies like
inflammation and cancer. Extracts from turmeric (Curcuma longa L.) enriched in curcumin and
carbonyls like turmerones have been shown to exert potent anti-inflammatory effects.

In Vivo Antitumor Effect of Supercritical CO2 Extract of Mango Ginger (Curcuma amada Roxb) in U-87MG Human Glioblastoma Nude Mice Xenografts

C Ramachandran, GM Portalatin, AM Prado, KW Quirin… – Journal of Evidence-Based …, 2016
The supercritical CO 2 extract of Curcuma amada (CA) has shown significantly higher in vitro
anticancer activity than curcumin and turmeric (C longa) in brain tumor cells. 9,10 CA combined
with other cancer drugs like vinblastine, temozolomide, etoposide, and

[PDF] Hypolipidemic Effect of Fenugreek and Turmeric on the Lipid profile: A Double Blind, Placebo Controlled Randomized Trial

AK Mishra, SK Srivastava, BK Anand, CRDM Azam – International Journal of Scientific …, 2016
The medicinal plant Turmeric (also known as Curcuma lon- ga), locally called as haldi has been
proven effective in treat- ing some of the most intense ailments afflicting the world today including:
Arthritis, Cancer, Alzheimer’s Disease, Di- abetes, Multiple Sclerosis


CP Chandrappa, M Govindappa, N Chandrasekar… – 2016
absorption of anti-EGFR antibody conjugated gold nanoparticles in cancer diagnostics:
applications in oral cancer., Nano Lett., 2005; 5: 829–834. 10. sp. isolated from Curcuma
longa (turmeric) and application studies against MDR E. coli

Electrospun composite nanofibers of poly vinyl pyrrolidone and zinc oxide nanoparticles modified carbon paste electrode for electrochemical detection of curcumin

M Afzali, A Mostafavi, T Shamspur – Materials Science and Engineering: C, 2016
The proposed method was successfully applied for measurement of curcumin in urine and turmeric
as real samples. CM has a significant role in preventing and treating cancer and numerous clinical
studies have proven its effectiveness [4]. Scheme 1 Scheme 1 Scheme 1.

[HTML] Curcumin AntiCancer Studies in Pancreatic Cancer

S Bimonte, A Barbieri, M Leongito, M Piccirillo… – Nutrients, 2016
Curcumin, a naturally occurring polyphenolic compound, derives from turmeric (Curcuma longa).
have demonstrated that curcumin has several pharmacologic effects, including antioxidant,
anti-inflammatory, and anticancer activities, in different types of cancer, including PC, by

Curcumin: a Polyphenol with Molecular Targets for Cancer Control.

MI Qadir, ST Naqvi, SA Muhammad – Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention: …, 2016
Curcumin, is a polyphenol from Curcuma longa (turmeric plant), is a polyphenol that belongs
to the ginger family which has long been used in Ayurveda medicines to treat various diseases
such as asthma It may suppress both initiation and progression stages of cancer.

[HTML] Therapeutic Effectiveness of Anticancer Phytochemicals on Cancer Stem Cells

J Oh, L Hlatky, YS Jeong, D Kim – Toxins, 2016
silenced tumor suppressor genes. Curcumin (diferuloylmethane), a polyphenol isolated
from the rhizome of the turmeric plant, has also shown therapeutic efficacy on numerous
disorders, including cancer [52]. Curcumin is reported

[HTML] Successful treatment of c-kit-positive metastatic Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma (ACC) with a combination of curcumin plus imatinib: a case report

M Demiray, H Sahinbas, S Atahan, H Demiray… – … Therapies in Medicine, 2016
Arantal® which contains 42 mg curcumin, is a highly bioavailable turmeric extract with a solubility
in water 4,000 times greater than free response was defined according to the PET response criteria
of the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer [20], with

Fabrication of nanocomposite particles using a two-solution mixing-type spray nozzle for use in an inhaled curcumin formulation

M Taki, T Tagami, K Fukushige, T Ozeki – International Journal of Pharmaceutics, 2016
Curcumin is extracted from the Indian spice turmeric and has been extensively studied due to
its various pharmacological effects, which include et al., 2007 and Lopresti et al., 2012),
anti-microbial (Moghadamtousi et al., 2014), anti-angiogenic and anti-cancer effects (Agrawal

Safety and Bioactivity Studies of Jasad Bhasma and its In-process Intermediate in Swiss Mice

C Aparna, C Praneeth, G Sandipto, P Priyanka… – Journal of …, 2016
and Bioengineering, IIT Bombay, Mumbai 400 076, India; c Advanced Centre for Treatment,
Research and Education in Cancer, Navi Mumbai – 410 during multiple cycles of heat treatment
and triturations (Marana) in presence of herbal juice(s) like turmeric Kwatha (Curcuma

Species difference in reactivity to lignin-like enzymatically polymerized polyphenols on interferon-γ synthesis and involvement of interleukin-2 production in mice

D Yamanaka, K Ishibashi, Y Adachi, N Ohno – International Immunopharmacology, 2016
For instance, tea polymerized polyphenols can inhibit pancreatic lipase activity [1], and turmeric
root curcumin-derivatives can suppress colon cancer development [2]. In the food immunology
field, many reports have suggested that low-molecular weight phenolic compounds

[PDF] Anti obesity mechanism of Curcuma longa L.: An Over view

KD Yadav, AK Chaudhary – Indian Journal of Natural Products and Resources ( …, 2016
16 Chattopadhyay IK, Biswas UB and Banerjee RK, Turmeric and Curcumin: Biological actions
and medicinal applications, Curr Sci, 2004, 87, 44-53. B, Sartorius K, Aldous C, Madiba TE, Stefan
C and Noakes T, Carbohydrate intake, obesity, metabolic syndrome and cancer risk

Epigenomic maintenance through dietary intervention can facilitate DNA repair process to slow down the progress of premature aging

S Ghosh, JK Sinha, M Raghunath – IUBMB Life, 2016
Similarly, curcumin, a phytochemical derived from the spice turmeric also improves the functional
outcomes of aging through mechanisms similar to inducers of apoptosis and cell cycle arrest in
the cancerous cells and thus proposed to possess cancer chemopreventive effects

[PDF] … whether the use of additional adjunctive therapies is able to reduce the inflammation process further. Curcumin as an extract of turmeric (Curcuma longa/Curcuma …

I Alwi, T Santoso, S Suyono, B Sutrisna, FD Suyatna – 2016
The curcumin extract was from the roots (rhizome) of the turmeric plant (Curcuma domestica),
which was produced according to the standard processing procedure of pharmaceutical [12],
ie, no side effects were found in patients with advanced stage cancer provided curcuma

Dimethoxycurcumin, a metabolically stable analogue of curcumin enhances the radiosensitivity ofcancer cells: Possible involvement of ROS and thioredoxin …

S Jayakumar, RS Patwardhan, D Pal, D Sharma… – … and Biophysical Research …, 2016
Curcumin is one of the major active principles present in turmeric (Curcuma longa). property and
anti-tumor activity [5]. Evidence on DIMC as agonist of androgen receptor has also attracted lot
of attention on this molecule for treatment of prostate cancer [6]. But the