Nitrite and Nitrate in Human Health and Disease

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ISBN: 978-1-60761-615-3 (Print) 978-1-60761-616-0 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxii

  2. BASIC BIOCHEMISTRY, METABOLISM AND PHYSIOLOGY

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-7

      Introduction

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      Pages 9-19

      From Atmospheric Nitrogen to Bioactive Nitrogen Oxides

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      Pages 21-48

      The Nitrate–Nitrite–Nitric Oxide Pathway in Mammals

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      Pages 49-65

      Sources of Exposure to Nitrogen Oxides

  3. FOOD AND ENVIRONMENTAL EXPOSURES TO NITRITE AND NITRATE

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 67-67

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      Pages 69-84

      History of Nitrite and Nitrate in Food

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      Pages 85-96

      Nutritional Epidemiology of Nitrogen Oxides: What do the Numbers Mean?

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      Pages 97-122

      Nutritional Impact on the Nitric Oxide Pathway

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      Pages 123-137

      Dietary Flavonoids as Modulators of NO Bioavailability in Acute and Chronic Cardiovascular Diseases

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      Pages 139-153

      Nitrite and Nitrate in Human Breast Milk: Implications for Development

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      Pages 155-166

      Regulation of Dietary Nitrate and Nitrite: Balancing Essential Physiological Roles with Potential Health Risks

  4. NITRITE AND NITRATE IN THERAPEUTICS AND DISEASE

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 167-167

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      Pages 169-186

      Nitric Oxide Signaling in Health and Disease

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      Pages 187-205

      Inhaled Nitric Oxide

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      Pages 207-224

      Pharmacology of Nitrovasodilators

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      Pages 225-246

      Nitrite and Nitrate in Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury

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      Pages 247-261

      The Nitrate–Nitrite–Nitric Oxide Pathway in Traditional Herbal Medicine for Heart Disease

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      Pages 263-278

      Nitrite and Nitrate in Cancer

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      Pages 279-291

      Looking Forward

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 293-306