The chemopreventive activity of apple against carcinogenesis: antioxidant activity and cell cycle control

@article{Ribeiro2014TheCA,
  title={The chemopreventive activity of apple against carcinogenesis: antioxidant activity and cell cycle control},
  author={Fl{\'a}via Andressa Pidone Ribeiro and Carolina Foot Gomes de Moura and Odair Aguiar and Flavia de Oliveira and Regina C{\'e}lia Spadari and Nara Rejane Cruz de Oliveira and Celina Tizuko Fujiyama Oshima and Daniel Araki Ribeiro},
  journal={European Journal of Cancer Prevention},
  year={2014},
  volume={23},
  pages={477–480}
}
Apples and their derivatives are rich in phytochemicals, including flavonoids (catechins, flavonols, quercetin) and phenolic acids (quercetin glycosides, catechin, epicatechin, procyanidins), vitamins, and fibers, that confer an important antioxidant property. Chemoprevention is defined by the use of natural or synthetic agents to interfere with the progression, reverse, or inhibit carcinogenesis, thereby reducing the risk of developing clinically invasive disease. The aim of this article is to… 
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