Antioxidants in oral cancer prevention.

@article{Garewal1995AntioxidantsIO,
  title={Antioxidants in oral cancer prevention.},
  author={Harinder S. Garewal},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={1995},
  volume={62 6 Suppl},
  pages={1410S-1416S}
}
I present evidence in support of a chemopreventive role for the so-called antioxidant nutrients, beta-carotene and vitamin E, against oral cavity cancer. This evidence is from laboratory studies, animal model systems, epidemiologic surveys, intervention trials involving reversal of premalignant changes, and prevention of malignancies in particularly high… CONTINUE READING