Melanie Esselen

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Evidence has been provided that diet and environmental factors directly influence epigenetic mechanisms associated with cancer development in humans. The inhibition of histone deacetylase (HDAC) activity and the disruption of the HDAC complex have been recognized as a potent strategy for cancer therapy and chemoprevention. In the present study, we(More)
Methyleugenol is a substituted alkenylbenzene found in several herbs and spices. It is classified by the European Union’s Scientific Committee on Food as a genotoxic carcinogen. We addressed the biological mechanism of the genotoxic properties of methyleugenol and its oxidative metabolites. Methyleugenol and the oxidative metabolites significantly enhanced(More)
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