Natural Products in Cancer Prevention and Therapy

  • John M. Pezzuto
  • Nanjoo Suh

Part of the Topics in Current Chemistry book series (TOPCURRCHEM, volume 329)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Chung S. Yang, Nanjoo Suh
    Pages 21-33
  3. Inas Almazari, Young-Joon Surh
    Pages 35-60
  4. Allan H. Conney, You-Rong Lou, Paul Nghiem, Jamie J. Bernard, George C. Wagner, Yao-Ping Lu
    Pages 61-72
  5. Zheng-Yuan Su, Limin Shu, Tin Oo Khor, Jong Hun Lee, Francisco Fuentes, Ah-Ng Tony Kong
    Pages 133-162
  6. Thomas W. Kensler, Patricia A. Egner, Abena S. Agyeman, Kala Visvanathan, John D. Groopman, Jian-Guo Chen et al.
    Pages 163-177
  7. Vaqar Mustafa Adhami, Hasan Mukhtar
    Pages 203-220
  8. Kathryn A. Gold, Edward S. Kim, Ignacio I. Wistuba, Waun K. Hong
    Pages 221-240
  9. Janet L. Wang, Kathryn A. Gold, Scott M. Lippman
    Pages 241-252
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 253-257

About this book


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L.-S. Wang
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C. S. Yang
N. Suh
Cancer Prevention by Different Forms of Tocopherols

I. Almazari
Y.-J. Surh
Cancer Chemopreventive and Therapeutic Potential of Guggulsterone

A. H. Conney
Y.-R. Lou
P. Nghiem
J. J. Bernard
G. C. Wagner
Y.-P. Lu
Inhibition of UVB-Induced Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer: A Path from Tea to Caffeine to Exercise to Decreased Tissue Fat

C. Gerhauser
Cancer Chemoprevention and Nutri-Epigenetics: State of the Art and Future Challenges

Z.-Y. Su
L. Shu
T. O. Khor
J. H. Lee
F. Fuentes
A.-N. T. Kong
A Perspective on Dietary Phytochemicals and Cancer Chemoprevention: Oxidative Stress, Nrf2, and Epigenomics

T. W. Kensler P. A. Egner
A. S. Agyeman
K. Visvanathan
J. D. Groopman
J.-G. Chen
T.-Y. Chen
J. W. Fahey
P. Talalay
Keap1-Nrf2 Signaling: A Target for Cancer Prevention by Sulforaphane

A. T. Dinkova-Kostova
Chemoprotection Against Cancer by Isothiocyanates: A Focus on the Animal Models and the Protective Mechanisms

V. M. Adhami
H. Mukhtar
Human Cancer Chemoprevention: Hurdles and Challenges

K. A. Gold E. S. Kim
I. I. Wistuba
W. K. Hong
Personalizing Lung Cancer Prevention Through a Reverse Migration Strategy

J. L. Wang
K. A. Gold S. M. Lippman
Natural-Agent Mechanisms and Early-Phase Clinical Development


Antioxidant response Cancer chemoprevention Chemotherapeutic agents Green tea and caffeine Molecular-targeted therapies Natural product cancer inhibitors Nutri-epigenetics Phytochemicals in cancer therapy Sun-light induced cancer Tocopherols

Editors and affiliations

  • John M. Pezzuto
    • 1
  • Nanjoo Suh
    • 2
  1. 1.College of PharmacyUniversity of HawaiiHiloUSA
  2. 2.Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy, Department of Chemical BiologyRutgers UniversityPiscatawayUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-34574-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-34575-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0340-1022
  • Series Online ISSN 1436-5049
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