9. The Role of Dietary Fiber in Colon Cancer Prevention

  1. Ronald R. Watson
  1. Nancy J. Emenaker

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470290194.ch9

Functional Foods & Nutraceuticals in Cancer Prevention

Functional Foods & Nutraceuticals in Cancer Prevention

How to Cite

Emenaker, N. J. (2003) The Role of Dietary Fiber in Colon Cancer Prevention, in Functional Foods & Nutraceuticals in Cancer Prevention (ed R. R. Watson), Iowa State Press, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470290194.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 22 MAY 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813818542

Online ISBN: 9780470290194

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Keywords:

  • dietary fiber;
  • colon cancer;
  • cancer prevention;
  • disease control;
  • nutrients

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Linking Dietary Fiber Consumption To Colon Cancer

  • Impact Of Dietary Fiber On Colon Carcinogenesis

  • Overview Of The Scientific Evidence

  • Current Dietary Fiber Consumption Guidelines

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgments