Dietary cancer chemopreventive agents - targeting inflammation and Nrf2 signaling pathway.

@article{Khor2008DietaryCC,
  title={Dietary cancer chemopreventive agents - targeting inflammation and Nrf2 signaling pathway.},
  author={Tin Oo Khor and Si-wang Yu and Ah-Ng Kong},
  journal={Planta medica},
  year={2008},
  volume={74 13},
  pages={
          1540-7
        }
}
Accumulating epidemiological and clinical evidence shows that chronic inflammation plays a critical role in neoplastic transformation and progression. Long-term users of selective cycloxygenase-2 (Cox-2) inhibitors (coxibs) and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) have been reported to have a reduced risk of developing colorectal cancer. However, the adverse gastrointestinal and cardiovascular side effects associated with these drugs have limited their routine use for cancer… CONTINUE READING

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