Cruciferous Vegetables, Isothiocyanates and Indoles
IARC Handbook of Cancer Prevention, Volume 9
IARC Nonserial Publication
ISBN-13    9789283230090 ISBN-10    9283230094
Order Number    17600014   
Price    CHF    45.00 / US$    54.00 Developing countries:    CHF    31.50
English     2004        273   pages
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There is evidence that cruciferous vegetables at levels relevant to human intake or more can inhibit neoplastic and preneoplastic responses in experimental animals, mainly when given simultaneously with carcinogens or throughout the experiment. The findings of this Handbook should encourage the promotion of cruciferous vegetable consumption as a part of a diet containing a variety of fruit and vegetables to reduce cancer risk and improve health.