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Lack of chemoprevention of dietary Agaricus blazei against rat colonic aberrant crypt foci
(Human & Experimental Toxicology, 2008-06-01) [Artigo]
The mushroom Agaricus blazei (Ab) has been widely used in folk medicine to treat various diseases including cancer. No information is available on its possible protective effects on the development of colon cancer. The ...
Screening for In Vitro and In Vivo Antitumor Activities of the Mushroom Agaricus Blazei
(Nutrition and Cancer-an International Journal, 2009-01-01) [Artigo]
We have investigated the in vitro antitumor activity of the mushroom Agaricus blazei Murill on human cancer cell lines as well as its potential anticancer activity in a model of rat colon carcinogenesis. The in vitro ...
Prevention of rat liver fibrosis and carcinogenesis by coffee and caffeine
(Food and Chemical Toxicology, 2014-02-01) [Artigo]
Coffee has been inversely related to the incidence of human liver disease; however, whether caffeine is the component responsible for the beneficial effects of coffee remains controversial. This study evaluated the beneficial ...
Coffee and Caffeine Protect against Liver Injury Induced by Thioacetamide in Male Wistar Rats
(Basic & Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology, 2012-11-01) [Artigo]
Coffee intake has been inversely related to the incidence of liver diseases, although there are controversies on whether these beneficial effects on human health are because of caffeine or other specific components in this ...
Maternal Western Style Diet Increases Susceptibility to Chemically-Induced Mammary Carcinogenesis in Female Rats Offspring
(Nutrition And Cancer-an International Journal, 2014-11-17) [Artigo]
The present study investigated whether maternal exposure to western style diet (WD) increases susceptibility to mammary carcinogenesis induced by N-methyl-N-nitrosourea (MNU) in female offspring. Pregnant female Sprague-Dawley ...
Capsaicin reduces genotoxicity, colonic cell proliferation and preneoplastic lesions induced by 1,2-dimethylhydrazine in rats
(Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology, 2018-01-01) [Artigo]
Capsaicin (8-Methyl-N-vanillyl-(trans)-6-nonenamide) is the major pungent ingredient found in chili peppers consumed worldwide. Most reports on capsaicin potential carcinogenicity have yielded inconsistent findings. Some ...