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Modifying Effects of Lemongrass Essential Oil on Specific Tissue Response to the Carcinogen N-Methyl-N-Nitrosurea in Female BALB/c Mice
(Journal of Medicinal Food, 2012-02-01) [Artigo]
Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus Stapf) essential oil has been used worldwide because of its ethnobotanical and medicinal usefulness. Regarding its medicinal usefulness, the present study evaluated the beneficial effects ...
Effects of Ginkgo biloba on chemically-induced mammary tumors in rats receiving tamoxifen
(BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2013-05-01) [Artigo]
Background: Ginkgo biloba extract (GbE) is used extensively by breast cancer patients undergoing treatment with Tamoxifen (TAM). Thus, the present study investigated the effects of GbE in female Sprague-Dawley (SD) rats ...
Lack of protective effects of zinc gluconate against rat colon carcinogenesis
(Nutrition and Cancer, 2013-05-01) [Artigo]
Zinc has been proposed as a promising chemopreventive candidate against colon cancer. However, few studies on the potential beneficial effects of this trace element on cancer chemoprevention are available. The present study ...