Therapeutic Roles of Curcumin: Lessons Learned from Clinical Trials

  title={Therapeutic Roles of Curcumin: Lessons Learned from Clinical Trials},
  author={Subash Chandra Gupta and Sridevi Patchva and Bharat Bhushan Aggarwal},
  journal={The AAPS Journal},
Extensive research over the past half century has shown that curcumin (diferuloylmethane), a component of the golden spice turmeric (Curcuma longa), can modulate multiple cell signaling pathways. Extensive clinical trials over the past quarter century have addressed the pharmacokinetics, safety, and efficacy of this nutraceutical against numerous diseases in humans. Some promising effects have been observed in patients with various pro-inflammatory diseases including cancer, cardiovascular… CONTINUE READING
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